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The Resource The pursuit of William Abbey, Claire North

The pursuit of William Abbey, Claire North

Label
The pursuit of William Abbey
Title
The pursuit of William Abbey
Statement of responsibility
Claire North
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
South Africa, 1884. A young and naive English doctor by the name of William Abbey witnesses the lynching of a local boy by the white colonists. As the child dies, his mother curses William. William begins to understand what the curse means when the shadow of the dead boy starts following him across the world. It never stops, never rests. It can cross oceans and mountains. And if it catches him, the person he loves most in the world will die
Summary
A hauntingly powerful novel about how the choices we make can stay with us forever, by the award-winning author of The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August and 84K
Tone
Writing style
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10825376
Cataloging source
TOH
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North, Claire
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Children
  • Shades and shadows
  • Physicians
  • Blessing and cursing
  • Lynching
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
The pursuit of William Abbey, Claire North
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
000066203426
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
420 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780356507422
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2019940682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1115008845
Label
The pursuit of William Abbey, Claire North
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
000066203426
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
420 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780356507422
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2019940682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1115008845

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