The Resource The Power

The Power

Label
The Power
Title
The Power
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Alderman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
WINNER OF THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S BEST BOOKS OF 2017 'Electrifying' Margaret Atwood 'A big, page-turning, thought-provoking thriller' Guardian ---------------------------------- All over the world women are discovering they have the power. With a flick of the fingers they can inflict terrible pain - even death. Suddenly, every man on the planet finds they've lost control. The Day of the Girls has arrived - but where will it end? ---------------------------------- 'The Hunger Games crossed with The Handmaid's Tale' Cosmopolitan 'I loved it; it was visceral, provocative and curiously pertinent . . . The story has stayed with me since' Stylist, The Decade's 15 Best Books by Remarkable Women 'Superb. Insightful, thrilling, funny. Well-crafted, compelling, serious-minded' Daily Telegraph 'Fascinating, ingenious, rattles with a furious pace. Deserves to be read by every woman (and, for that matter, every man)' The Times 'Irresistible. Holds a mirror up to the here and now' Mail on Sunday 'Chilling, thrilling, a blast' Financial Times
Summary
When a new force takes hold of the world, people from different areas of life are forced to cross paths in an alternate reality that gives women and teenage girls immense physical power that can cause pain and death
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, 2017.
  • Loan Stars Favourites, 2017
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2017.
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10562830
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naomi Alderman
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Fiction / Contemporary Women
Target audience
adult
Label
The Power
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300004467
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780670919970
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Power
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300004467
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780670919970
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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