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The Resource Demi-gods, Eliza Robertson

Demi-gods, Eliza Robertson

Label
Demi-gods
Title
Demi-gods
Statement of responsibility
Eliza Robertson
Title variation
Demigods
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is 1950, and nine-year-old Willa's sheltered childhood is about to come to an end when her two new stepbrothers arrive at her family's summer home in British Columbia. When, one afternoon, Patrick lures Willa into a dilapidated rowboat, Willa embarks upon an increasingly damaging relationship with Patrick, one that will forever reconfigure her understanding of herself and her place in a menacing, male-dominated world. When Willa finally realizes the danger of her relationship with Patrick, she desperately tries to reverse their dynamic, with devastating results
Summary
It is 1950, and nine-year-old Willa’s sheltered childhood is about to come to an end when her two new stepbrothers arrive at her family’s summer home in British Columbia. As Willa’s older sister pairs off with the older of these boys, Willa finds herself alone in the off-kilter company of the younger, Patrick. When, one afternoon, Patrick lures Willa into a dilapidated rowboat, Willa embarks upon an increasingly damaging relationship with Patrick, one that will forever reconfigure her understanding of herself and her place in a menacing, male-dominated world
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • Quebec Writers' Federation Literary Awards, Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction, 2018.
  • Loan Stars Favourites, 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10596506
Cataloging source
VDGV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robertson, Eliza
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Stepfamilies
Target audience
adult
Label
Demi-gods, Eliza Robertson
Instantiates
Publication
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
000061017024
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
230 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781408890400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1007995527
Label
Demi-gods, Eliza Robertson
Publication
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
000061017024
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
230 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781408890400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1007995527

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