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The Resource Exley, Brock Clarke

Exley, Brock Clarke

Label
Exley
Title
Exley
Statement of responsibility
Brock Clarke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For ten-year-old Miller, who lives with his mother in Watertown, New York, life has become a struggle to make sense of his father's disappearance, for which he blames himself
Summary
Clarke introduces nine-year-old Miller, who becomes convinced that his father--who left without explanation--must have run away to join the military, and is now lying comatose in a VA hospital. Thinking a visit from his father's favorite writer will help revive him, Miller decides to track down "A Fan's Notes" author Frederick Exley
Theme
Tone
Writing style
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365970
Cataloging source
DLC
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Clarke, Brock
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Mind and reality
  • Mothers and sons
  • Psychological fiction
  • Children of disappeared persons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Boys
  • Therapist and patient
  • Iraq War, 2003-
  • Watertown (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Label
Exley, Brock Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Control code
000045960340
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781921656989
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Exley, Brock Clarke
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Control code
000045960340
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781921656989
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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