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The Resource Away : a novel, Amy Bloom

Away : a novel, Amy Bloom

Label
Away : a novel
Title
Away
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Amy Bloom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Panoramic in scope, Away is the epic and intimate story of young Lillian Leyb, a dangerous innocent, an accidental heroine. When her family is destroyed in a Russian pogrom, Lillian comes to America alone, determined to make her way in a new land. When word comes that her daughter, Sophie, might still be alive, Lillian embarks on an odyssey that takes her from the world of the Yiddish theater on New York's Lower East Side, to Seattle's Jazz District, and up to Alaska, along the fabled Telegraph Trail toward Siberia
Summary
Arriving in America alone after her family is destroyed in a Russian pogrom, Lillian Leyb receives word that her daughter Sophie might still be alive and embarks on a risky odyssey that takes her from New York's Lower East Side to Seattle's Jazz District, Alaska, and along the Telegraph Trail toward Siberia to find the missing girl
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
169903
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.L6378
LC item number
A93 2007eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Away : a novel, Amy Bloom
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=802583CD-0B70-4EB1-A0BC-C12E3FB405E2
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn234547910
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588366498
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
802583CD-0B70-4EB1-A0BC-C12E3FB405E2
Label
Away : a novel, Amy Bloom
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=802583CD-0B70-4EB1-A0BC-C12E3FB405E2
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn234547910
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588366498
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
802583CD-0B70-4EB1-A0BC-C12E3FB405E2

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