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The Resource Joe, a novel by Larry Brown

Joe, a novel by Larry Brown

Label
Joe
Title
Joe
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Larry Brown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A drinking, reckless, fifty-year-old gambler and a luckless fifteen-year-old boy raised by an abusive father and an insane mother join forces to find worth in their painful lives
Summary
The lives of two men--Joe Ransom, a drinking, gambling, reckless fifty-year-old, and Gary Jones, a luckless fifteen-year-old raised by an evil father and an insane mother, become intertwined in a novel of good, evil, temptation, and sacrifice
Tone
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 1992.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
017542
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.R6927
LC item number
J64 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Joe, a novel by Larry Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books, 1991
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
53908430
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
345 pages
Isbn
9781565124134
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004266398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Joe, a novel by Larry Brown
Publication
Note
Originally published: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books, 1991
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
53908430
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
345 pages
Isbn
9781565124134
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004266398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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