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The Resource The little stranger, Sarah Waters

The little stranger, Sarah Waters

Label
The little stranger
Title
The little stranger
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Waters
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house, once grand and handsome, is now in decline, its masonry crumbling, its gardens choked with weeds, its owners - mother, son and daughter - struggling to keep pace. But are the Ayreses haunted by something more sinister than a dying way of life? Little does Dr Faraday know how closely, and how terrifyingly, their story is about to become entwined with his
Summary
After being summoned to treat a patient at dilapidated Hundreds Hall, Dr. Faraday finds himself becoming entangled in the lives of the owners, the Ayres family, and the supernatural presences in the house
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2009
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307717
Cataloging source
SALS
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1966-
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Waters, Sarah
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Haunted houses
  • Physicians
  • Warwickshire (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The little stranger, Sarah Waters
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A crumbling country manor house is haunted by a dying way of life -- and perhaps something more sinister. From the Booker short-listed and Orange-Prize winning author of The Night Watch, comes a chilling ghost story
Control code
000045350980
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
501 pages
Isbn
9780349011431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)303020446
Label
The little stranger, Sarah Waters
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A crumbling country manor house is haunted by a dying way of life -- and perhaps something more sinister. From the Booker short-listed and Orange-Prize winning author of The Night Watch, comes a chilling ghost story
Control code
000045350980
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
501 pages
Isbn
9780349011431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)303020446

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