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The Resource Benediction, Kent Haruf

Benediction, Kent Haruf

Label
Benediction
Title
Benediction
Statement of responsibility
Kent Haruf
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deals with the ordinary life of Dad Lewis, long time resident of Holt, Colorado, who is now dying of cancer and has months to live and in those last few months the people who love him gather around him. This novel explores the pain, the compassion and above all the humanity of ordinary people
Summary
A terminally ill cancer patient is attended throughout his final days by his wife and daughter while the trio contemplates their relationships with an estranged son, a situation that stirs up painful memories for a new next-door neighbor who has recently lost her mother
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10169414
Cataloging source
DLC
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Haruf, Kent
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Families
  • Terminally ill
  • Psychological fiction
  • Cancer
  • Families
  • Colorado
Target audience
adult
Label
Benediction, Kent Haruf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
Control code
000050612762
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
257 p.
Isbn
9781447229728
Label
Benediction, Kent Haruf
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
Control code
000050612762
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
257 p.
Isbn
9781447229728

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