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The Resource Last night in Twisted River : a novel, John Irving, (large print)

Last night in Twisted River : a novel, John Irving, (large print)

Label
Last night in Twisted River : a novel
Title
Last night in Twisted River
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1954, in the cookhouse of a logging and sawmill settlement in northern New Hampshire, an anxious twelve-year-old boy mistakes the local constable's girlfriend for a bear. Both the twelve-year-old and his father become fugitives, forced to run from Coos County to Boston, to southern Vermont, to Toronto, pursued by the implacable constable. Their lone protector is a fiercely libertarian logger, once a river driver, who befriends them in this tale that spans five decades
Summary
In a story spanning five decades, a twelve-year-old boy in New Hampshire mistakes the constable's girlfriend for a bear, leading to an unfortunate accident that forces the boy and his father to become fugitives pursued by the constable
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
324082
Cataloging source
TEFBT
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3559.R8
LC item number
L37 2009b
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Last night in Twisted River : a novel, John Irving, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [861])
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Large Print ed.
Extent
xii, 860 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375435287
System control number
(OCoLC)428977518
Label
Last night in Twisted River : a novel, John Irving, (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [861])
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Large Print ed.
Extent
xii, 860 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375435287
System control number
(OCoLC)428977518

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