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The Resource Imagine Me Gone

Imagine Me Gone

Label
Imagine Me Gone
Title
Imagine Me Gone
Statement of responsibility
Adam Haslett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shortlisted for the NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDS 2017 2017 PULITZER PRIZE Finalist for Fiction TIME Top Ten Novels of 2016 'It might be the best American novel about a middle-class family since Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections' Independent 'Exceptional, haunting, distinctive... [It] resembles the work of Anne Tyler, intertwining grief and love... Intimate and panoramic' The Sunday Times 'Dreadfully sad and hilariously funny. Literature of the highest order' Peter Carey Universal and essential, the heart-breaking story of an ordinary American family shaped by tragedy Michael's father walked into the woods one day, and out of his family's life for ever. Yet he and his brother and sister see it less as a tragedy in their past and more as a forewarning of the future. For Michael - smart, brilliant, so alive and vital - feels the darkness that drew their father away and how, given the chance, it might take the whole family. He wants to save them - but can he save himself?
Summary
Electing to marry the fiancé who is hospitalized for depression, a woman commits to decades of love and faith involving their brilliant musical eldest son, their responsible daughter and a tightly controlled younger son who helps her care for her increasingly troubled husband.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 2016.
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10480890
Cataloging source
DLC
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Adam Haslett
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Fiction / Literary
Target audience
adult
Label
Imagine Me Gone
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300011781
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780241972878
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Imagine Me Gone
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300011781
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780241972878
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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