The Resource A long way down, Nick Hornby

A long way down, Nick Hornby

Label
A long way down
Title
A long way down
Statement of responsibility
Nick Hornby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet Martin, JJ, Jess, and Maureen. Four people who come together on New Year's Eve: a former TV talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother. Three are British, one is American. They encounter one another on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination famous as the last stop for those ready to end their lives. This is a tale of connections made and missed, punishing regrets, and the grace of second chances
Summary
Meeting on New Year's Eve on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination infamous as a last stop for suicidal people, a talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother share stories about their circumstances and decisions
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
133278
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hornby, Nick
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PR6058.O689
LC item number
L66 2006eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicidal behavior
  • FICTION / Literary
  • Suicidal behavior
  • London (England)
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
A long way down, Nick Hornby
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2E2BF0FA-800B-4DCD-96E7-8B3C0A670824
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocm70262665
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (333 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101146798
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2E2BF0FA-800B-4DCD-96E7-8B3C0A670824
Label
A long way down, Nick Hornby
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2E2BF0FA-800B-4DCD-96E7-8B3C0A670824
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocm70262665
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (333 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101146798
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2E2BF0FA-800B-4DCD-96E7-8B3C0A670824

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