The Resource A god in ruins : a novel, Kate Atkinson

A god in ruins : a novel, Kate Atkinson

Label
A god in ruins : a novel
Title
A god in ruins
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kate Atkinson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kate Atkinson's earlier novel "Life after life" explored the possibility of infinite chances and the power of choices, following Ursula Todd as she lived through the turbulent events of the last century over and over again. The sequel "A god in ruins" tells the story of the 20th century through Ursula's beloved younger brother Teddy--a would-be poet, heroic pilot, husband, father, and grandfather--as he navigates the perils and progress of a rapidly changing world. After all that Teddy endures in battle, his greatest challenge is living in a future he never expected to have
Has edition
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Costa Novel Award, 2015.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
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10401381
Cataloging source
WIM
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Atkinson, Kate
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Atkinson, Kate
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • War
  • Social distance
  • Veteran reintegration
  • Great Britain
  • Social distance
  • Veteran reintegration
  • Veterans
  • War
  • Great Britain
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Historical
  • FICTION / Suspense
Label
A god in ruins : a novel, Kate Atkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: Life after life (2013)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-468)
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
ocn903052583
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition: May 2015.
Extent
468 pages
Isbn
9780316176538
Lccn
2015933947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)903052583
Label
A god in ruins : a novel, Kate Atkinson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: Life after life (2013)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-468)
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
ocn903052583
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition: May 2015.
Extent
468 pages
Isbn
9780316176538
Lccn
2015933947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)903052583

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