The Resource Canada : [a novel], Richard Ford

Canada : [a novel], Richard Ford

Label
Canada : [a novel]
Title
Canada
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
Richard Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his parents are arrested and imprisoned for robbing a bank, fifteen-year-old Dell Parsons is taken in by Arthur Remlinger who, unbeknownst to Dell, is hiding a dark and violent nature that interferes with Dell's quest to find grace and peace on the prairie of Saskatchewan
Summary
The story of Dell Parsons, a young man forced by catastrophic circumstances to reconcile himself to a world rendered unrecognizable. Spirited across the Montana border into Saskatchewan and taken in by Arthur Remlinger, an enigmatic man whose own past exists on the other side of the border, Dell struggles to understand what his future can be even as he comes to understand the violence simmering below the surface in his new life.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
  • Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10115814
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Richard
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Children of prisoners
  • Americans
  • Bank robberies
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Families
  • Saskatchewan
Target audience
adult
Label
Canada : [a novel], Richard Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle from dust jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
757482803
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780061692048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Canada : [a novel], Richard Ford
Publication
Note
Subtitle from dust jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
757482803
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780061692048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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