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The Resource The hundred-year house, Rebecca Makkai

The hundred-year house, Rebecca Makkai

Label
The hundred-year house
Title
The hundred-year house
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Makkai
Title variation
  • 100-year house
  • One hundred-year house
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Doug, the husband of the [heir to a historic estate that once housed an arts colony], desperately needs the colony files to get his stalled academic career back on track. But what he discovers when he finally gets his hands on them is more than he bargained for. Doug may never learn the house's secrets, but the reader will, as Makkai leads us on a ... journey into the past of this eccentric family"--
Summary
"A dazzlingly original new novel from the acclaimed author of The Borrower. Now, Makkai returns with an ingenious novel set on an historic estate that once housed an arts colony. Doug, the husband of the estate's heir, desperately needs the colony files to get his stalled academic career back on track. But what he discovers when he finally gets his hands on them is more than he bargained for. Doug may never learn the house's secrets, but the reader will, as Makkai leads us on a thrilling journey into the past of this eccentric family"--
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10302511
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Makkai, Rebecca
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A36
LC item number
H85 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College teachers
  • Family secrets
  • Artist colonies
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • FICTION / General
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Historical
Target audience
adult
Label
The hundred-year house, Rebecca Makkai
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20252461
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780525426684
Lccn
2013047855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn861478903
  • (OCoLC)861478903
Label
The hundred-year house, Rebecca Makkai
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20252461
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780525426684
Lccn
2013047855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn861478903
  • (OCoLC)861478903

Library Locations

    • Culver-Union Township Public LibraryBorrow it
      107 N. Main St., Culver, IN, 46511, US
      41.216814 -86.42382

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