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The Resource Gilead : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Marilynne Robinson, (kit)

Gilead : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Marilynne Robinson, (kit)

Label
Gilead : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Title
Gilead
Title remainder
[a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Title variation
Gab bags
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the Reverend John Ames approaches the hour of his own death, he writes a letter to his son chronicling three previous generations of his family, a story that stretches back to the Civil War and reveals uncomfortable family secrets
Member of
Summary
As the Reverend John Ames approaches the hour of his own death, he writes a letter to his son chronicling three previous generations of his family, a story that stretches back to the Civil War and reveals uncomfortable family secrets
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2006.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2005.
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129216
Cataloging source
DLC
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Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O3125
LC item number
G55 2004
Literary form
fiction
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Williamsburg Regional Library
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conflict of generations
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Children of clergy
  • Fathers and sons
  • Grandfathers
  • Clergy
  • Kansas
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • Group reading
Target audience
adult
Label
Gilead : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Marilynne Robinson, (kit)
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Publication
Note
  • Title from tag attached to tote bag
  • Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups
  • Copies published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: 247 pages
Accompanying material
1 resource notebook.
Carrier category
object
Carrier category code
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
Book discussion group edition.
Extent
12 regular print copies +
Isbn
9780374153892
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004047063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
54881929
Label
Gilead : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Marilynne Robinson, (kit)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from tag attached to tote bag
  • Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups
  • Copies published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: 247 pages
Accompanying material
1 resource notebook.
Carrier category
object
Carrier category code
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
Book discussion group edition.
Extent
12 regular print copies +
Isbn
9780374153892
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004047063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
54881929
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