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The Resource The scandal, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith

The scandal, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith

Label
The scandal
Title
The scandal
Statement of responsibility
Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Title variation
  • Bear town
  • Scandal
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
A poignant, charming novel about a forgotten town fractured by scandal, and the amateur hockey team that might just change everything
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Summary
In the tiny forest community of Beartown, the possibility that the amateur hockey team might win a junior championship, bringing the hope of revitalization to the fading town, is shattered by the aftermath of a violent act that leaves a young girl traumatized
Theme
Tone
Character
Award
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10556841
Cataloging source
NJB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backman, Fredrik
Dewey number
839.738
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Swedish
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840
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Neil
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Beartown
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Teenagers
  • Murder
  • Scandals
  • Hockey teams
  • Hockey
  • Hockey
  • Sweden
Target audience
adult
Label
The scandal, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Swedish in 2016 as Bjornstad. Published in the USA as Beartown by Atria Books, 2017
Carrier category
  • band
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier/dut
  • rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060000559
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9780718186586
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
zonder medium
Media MARC source
rdamedia/dut
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)975461088
Label
The scandal, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Swedish in 2016 as Bjornstad. Published in the USA as Beartown by Atria Books, 2017
Carrier category
  • band
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier/dut
  • rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060000559
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9780718186586
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
zonder medium
Media MARC source
rdamedia/dut
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)975461088

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