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The Resource May we be forgiven, A. M. Homes

May we be forgiven, A. M. Homes

Label
May we be forgiven
Title
May we be forgiven
Statement of responsibility
A. M. Homes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harry is a Richard Nixon scholar who leads a quiet, regular life; his brother George is a high-flying TV producer, with a murderous temper. They have been uneasy rivals since childhood. Then one day George's loses control so extravagantly that he precipitates Harry into an entirely new life
Summary
Harold Silver is a historian who's always been jealous of his successful brother, George. But when the hot-tempered George is institutionalized for committing a violent act, Harold finds himself comforting his brother's wife and children. What follows is a scathing examination of a family so fractured it may never be whole again
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Orange Prize for Fiction, 2013.
Awards note
Women's Prize for Fiction, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10133504
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Homes, A. M
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Osgood, Nathan.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single-parent families
  • Black humour (Literature)
  • Domestic fiction, American
  • Single-parent families
  • Brothers
  • Black humour
  • Families
  • Life change events
  • Single parent families
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Brothers
  • Scholars
  • Anger
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
May we be forgiven, A. M. Homes
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
000050040994
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
480 p.
Isbn
9781847083227
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)794136984
Label
May we be forgiven, A. M. Homes
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
000050040994
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
480 p.
Isbn
9781847083227
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)794136984

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