The Resource J : a novel, Howard Jacobson

J : a novel, Howard Jacobson

Label
J : a novel
Title
J
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Howard Jacobson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In a world where the past is a dangerous country, not to be talked about or visited, J is a love story of incomparable strangeness, both tender and terrifying. After the devastation of WHAT HAPPENED, IF IT HAPPENED, all that should remain is peace and prosperity. Everyone knows his or her place; all actions are out in the open. But Esme Nussbaum has seen the distorted realities, the fissures that have only widened in the twenty-plus years since she was forced to resign from her position at the monitor of the Public Mood. Now, Esme finds something strange and special developing in a romance between Ailinn Solomons and Kevern Cohen. As this unusual pair's actions draw them into ever-increasing danger, Esme realizes she must do everything in her power to keep them together--whatever the cost."--
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Provided by publisher
Awards note
Shortlisted for The Man Booker Prize 2014
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6060.A32
LC item number
J12 2014
Literary form
fiction
J : a novel, Howard Jacobson
Label
J : a novel, Howard Jacobson
Link
9780553419559.jpg
Publication
Copyright
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014. -Two people fall in love in a world where the past is a dangerous country, not to be talked about or visited. As they discover where they came from and where they are going, a bigger, more shattering truth is revealed to them
Control code
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780553419559
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014020264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
60001953068
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553419559
  • (OCoLC)885148286

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