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The Resource The cat's table, Michael Ondaatje

The cat's table, Michael Ondaatje

Label
The cat's table
Title
The cat's table
Statement of responsibility
Michael Ondaatje
Title variation
cats table
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early 1950s, an eleven-year-old boy in Colombo boards a ship bound for England. Looking back from adulthood, the narrator relates a tale about the magical, often forbidden, discoveries of childhood and a lifelong journey that begins unexpectedly with a sea voyage.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2012.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10004059
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ondaatje, Michael
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ocean travel
  • Eleven-year-old boys
  • Passenger ships
  • Boys
  • Childhood
  • Growing up
Target audience
adult
Label
The cat's table, Michael Ondaatje
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000047643791
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780224093620
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The cat's table, Michael Ondaatje
Publication
Control code
000047643791
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780224093620
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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