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The Resource Beautiful animals : a novel, Lawrence Osborne

Beautiful animals : a novel, Lawrence Osborne

Label
Beautiful animals : a novel
Title
Beautiful animals
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Osborne
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On a summer break on the Greek island of Hydra, two girls make a startling discovery: a young Arab man washed up on shore, a migrant from Syria and a casualty of the crisis raging against across the sea. When a simple plan to help the stranger goes horrifically wrong, all must face the consequences they have set in motion"--
Summary
Taking in a stranger who is suffering from exposure during a white-hot summer on the Greek island of Hydra, the daughter of a wealthy art collector and her friend, an American vacationer, discover the man's story before their act of altruism takes a dangerous turn that exposes their true loyalties
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2017
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10560700
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Osborne, Lawrence
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6065.S23
LC item number
B43 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Syrians
  • Hydra (Greece)
Target audience
adult
Label
Beautiful animals : a novel, Lawrence Osborne
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780553447378
Lccn
2017019236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027301355
System control number
  • 987491154
  • (OCoLC)987491154
Label
Beautiful animals : a novel, Lawrence Osborne
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780553447378
Lccn
2017019236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027301355
System control number
  • 987491154
  • (OCoLC)987491154

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