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The Resource Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Gilead
Title
Gilead
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the Reverend John Ames approaches the hour of his own death, he writes a letter to his son chronicling three previous generations of his family, a story that stretches back to the Civil War and reveals uncomfortable family secrets
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2006.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2005.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
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129216
Cataloging source
DLC
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Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Conflict of generations
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Children of clergy
  • Fathers and sons
  • Grandfathers
  • Clergy
  • Epistolary fiction
  • Christian fiction
  • Domestic fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2004
  • Pulitzer Prize: Fiction, 2005
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
247 p.
Isbn
9780312424404
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004047063
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-32048
  • (OCoLC)63063074
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2004
  • Pulitzer Prize: Fiction, 2005
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
247 p.
Isbn
9780312424404
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004047063
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-32048
  • (OCoLC)63063074

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