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The Resource The Small Backs of Children

The Small Backs of Children

Label
The Small Backs of Children
Title
The Small Backs of Children
Statement of responsibility
Lidia Yuknavitch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a war-torn village in Eastern Europe, an American photographer captures a heart-stopping image: a young girl fleeing a fiery explosion that has engulfed her home and family. It becomes an icon for millions, winning acclaim and prizes - and a subject of obsession for one writer, the photographer's best friend, who has suffered a tragedy of her own. With the flash of a camera, one girl's life is shattered and another's is altered forever
Summary
When a writer becomes obsessed with a photograph of a young girl in Eastern Europe fleeing a fiery explosion, her husband enlists a group of artist friends to bring the girl to the United States
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Oregon Book Awards, Ken Kesey Award for Fiction, 2016.
  • Oregon Book Awards, Readers' Choice, 2016.
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10433740
Cataloging source
BT
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Lidia Yuknavitch
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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Fiction / General
Target audience
adult
Label
The Small Backs of Children
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300011049
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781786892447
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Small Backs of Children
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300011049
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781786892447
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
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