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The Resource Foxlowe, Eleanor Wasserberg

Foxlowe, Eleanor Wasserberg

Label
Foxlowe
Title
Foxlowe
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor Wasserberg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chilling, compulsive debut about group mentality, superstition and betrayal - and a utopian commune gone badly wrong Foxlowe is a crumbling old house in the moors, a wild and magical place. For Green, it is home, and everything she knows. Outside, people live in little square houses, with unhappy families and boring jobs. At Foxlowe, Green runs free in the corridors and gardens, among the goat shed and fruit trees, the Standing Stones and the moors. Outside, people are corrupted by money. At Foxlowe the Family share everything. Outside, the Bad is everywhere. At Foxlowe, the Family are safe. As long as they do what Freya says, and perform the rituals correctly. But as Green's little sister, Blue, grows up, she shows more and more interest in the Outside, and then she starts to talk about becoming a Leaver ..
Summary
Living in a strict English commune where families are told that they are safe and free from corruption, young Green becomes obsessed with learning about the outside world when the arrival of a baby sibling upsets her worldview. A first novel
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10561695
Cataloging source
Nz
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Wasserberg, Eleanor
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Collective settlements
  • Families
  • Sisters
  • Communal living
Target audience
adult
Label
Foxlowe, Eleanor Wasserberg
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057438561
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
viii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780008164089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)946534834
Label
Foxlowe, Eleanor Wasserberg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057438561
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
viii, 312 pages
Isbn
9780008164089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)946534834

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