The Resource Cockroach, Rawi Hage

Cockroach, Rawi Hage

Label
Cockroach
Title
Cockroach
Statement of responsibility
Rawi Hage
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale set during a month in a bitter Montreal winter finds a would-be thief rescued from a suicide attempt and forced into counseling with a naïve therapist to whom he relates his childhood in a war-torn country and his troubled present life in a series of smoky émigré cafes
Summary
A tale set during a month in a bitter Montreal winter finds a would-be thief rescued from a suicide attempt and forced into counseling with a naèive therapist to whom he relates his childhood in a war-torn country and his troubled present life in a series of smoky âemigrâe cafes
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Quebec Writers' Federation Literary Awards, Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
287341
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hage, Rawi
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.4.H33
LC item number
C63 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Thieves
  • Behavior therapy
  • Montréal (Québec)
Target audience
adult
Label
Cockroach, Rawi Hage
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Toronto : House of Anansi Press, 2008
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
317919664
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780393075373
Lccn
2009019612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Cockroach, Rawi Hage
Publication
Note
Originally published: Toronto : House of Anansi Press, 2008
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
317919664
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780393075373
Lccn
2009019612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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