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The Resource The Buddha in the attic : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Julie Otsuka, (kit)

The Buddha in the attic : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Julie Otsuka, (kit)

Label
The Buddha in the attic : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Title
The Buddha in the attic
Title remainder
[a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Statement of responsibility
Julie Otsuka
Title variation
Gab bags
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the stories of six Japanese mail-order brides whose new lives in early twentieth-century San Francisco are marked by backbreaking migrant work, cultural struggles, children who reject their heritage, and the prospect of wartime internment
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Summary
Presents the stories of six Japanese mail-order brides whose new lives in early twentieth-century San Francisco are marked by backbreaking migrant work, cultural struggles, children who reject their heritage, and the prospect of wartime internment
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • David J. Langum, Sr. Prize in American Historical Fiction, 2011
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2011.
  • PEN-Faulkner Award, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
393978
Cataloging source
VAK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Otsuka, Julie
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williamsburg Regional Library
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japanese American families
  • Mail order brides
  • Japanese
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • Group reading
Target audience
adult
Label
The Buddha in the attic : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Julie Otsuka, (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: Anchor Books, 2012 (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: 129 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
9 regular print copies, 2 large print copies, 1 audiobook +
Isbn
9780307744425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Please call Adult Services Desk at 259-7720 with any questions.
System control number
  • 824379433
  • (OCoLC)824379433
Label
The Buddha in the attic : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Julie Otsuka, (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: Anchor Books, 2012 (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: 129 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
9 regular print copies, 2 large print copies, 1 audiobook +
Isbn
9780307744425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Please call Adult Services Desk at 259-7720 with any questions.
System control number
  • 824379433
  • (OCoLC)824379433
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