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The Resource Why we came to the city, Kristopher Jansma

Why we came to the city, Kristopher Jansma

Label
Why we came to the city
Title
Why we came to the city
Statement of responsibility
Kristopher Jansma
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A "novel about a tight-knit group of twentysomethings in New York whose lives are forever altered by an unexpected tragedy... Five years after their college graduation, the devoted friends once known as "the Murphys" remain as inseparable as ever... As this...novel opens in December 2008, they are making their way through heavy snowfall to gather at a lavish art world holiday party. But for all the glitz and glamor, the festivities mark a more momentous evening than any of them realize... When a devastating blow threatens to tear them irreparably apart, they must struggle to carry on together."--
Summary
A group of close friends in New York City chase their dreams and learn to deal with an unexpected tragedy in the days following the 2008 market collapse
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10466926
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jansma, Kristopher
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
970
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Coming of Age
  • FICTION / Urban Life
  • Friendship
  • Tragedy
Target audience
adult
Label
Why we came to the city, Kristopher Jansma
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn909925569
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780525426608
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015044555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)909925569
Label
Why we came to the city, Kristopher Jansma
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn909925569
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780525426608
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015044555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)909925569

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