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The Resource Super Sad True Love Story

Super Sad True Love Story

Label
Super Sad True Love Story
Title
Super Sad True Love Story
Statement of responsibility
Gary Shteyngart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA deliciously dark tale of America's dysfunctional coming years—and the timeless and tender feelings that just might bring us back from the brink.NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York TimesThe Washington PostThe Boston GlobeSan Francisco ChronicleThe Seattle TimesO: The Oprah MagazineMaureen Corrigan, NPRSalonSlateMinneapolis Star TribuneSt. Louis Post-DispatchThe Kansas City StarCharlotte ObserverThe Globe and MailVancouver SunMontreal GazetteKirkus ReviewsIn the near future, America is crushed by a financial crisis and our patient Chinese creditors may just be ready to foreclose on the whole mess. Then Lenny Abramov, son of an Russian immigrant janitor and ardent fan of "printed, bound media artifacts" (aka books), meets Eunice Park, an impossibly cute Korean American woman with a major in Images and a minor in Assertiveness. Could falling in love redeem a planet falling apart?
Summary
In a novel set in the near future, when a beautiful, yet cruel, woman that Lenny Abramov met in Italy says she his coming to stay with him in New York, even the tanks and soldiers stationed in the city and the ongoing war with Venezuela can't get him down
Storyline
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Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2010
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352805
Cataloging source
DLC
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1972-
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Shteyngart, Gary
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Super Sad True Love Story
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f9ff5cf2-9eff-48f9-9a10-f85819a6e2a5
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780679603597
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Super Sad True Love Story
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f9ff5cf2-9eff-48f9-9a10-f85819a6e2a5
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780679603597
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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