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The Resource The crane wife, Patrick Ness

The crane wife, Patrick Ness

Label
The crane wife
Title
The crane wife
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Ness
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One night, George Duncan - decent man, a good man - is woken by a noise in his garden. Impossibly, a great white crane has tumbled to earth, shot through its wing by an arrow. Unexpectedly moved, George helps the bird, and from the moment he watches it fly off, his life is transformed
Summary
One night, George Duncan - decent man, a good man - is woken by a noise in his garden. Impossibly, a great white crane has tumbled to earth, shot through its wing by an arrow. Unexpectedly moved, George helps the bird, and from the moment he watches it fly off, his life is transformed. The next day, a kind but enigmatic woman walks into George's shop. Suddenly a new world opens up for George, and one night she starts to tell him the most extraordinary story
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10231289
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ness, Patrick
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
The crane wife, Patrick Ness
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000050606938
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9780857868725
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The crane wife, Patrick Ness
Publication
Control code
000050606938
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9780857868725
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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