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The Resource The little red chairs, Edna O'Brien

The little red chairs, Edna O'Brien

Label
The little red chairs
Title
The little red chairs
Statement of responsibility
Edna O'Brien
Title variation
little red chairs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a wanted war criminal, masquerading as a healer, settles in a small west coast Irish village, the community are in thrall. One woman, Fidelma McBride, falls under his spell and in this searing novel, Edna O'Brien charts the consequence of that fatal attraction. This is a story about love, the artifice of evil and the terrible necessity of accountability in our shattered, damaged world
Summary
Disgraced when her village's mysterious healer, who she loved and begged to help her have a child, is arrested as a war criminal, Fidelma flees to England to take migrant work, only to confront her nemesis at a tribunal in The Hague
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2016
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10473040
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, Edna
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Man-woman relationships
  • War criminals
  • Ireland
Target audience
adult
Label
The little red chairs, Edna O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000056449570
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780571316298
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)928104557
Label
The little red chairs, Edna O'Brien
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000056449570
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780571316298
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)928104557

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