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The Resource The heart goes last, Margaret Atwood, (electronic resource.)

The heart goes last, Margaret Atwood, (electronic resource.)

Label
The heart goes last
Title
The heart goes last
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Margaret Atwood puts the human heart to the ultimate test in an utterly brilliant new novel that is as visionary as The Handmaid's Tale and as richly imagined as The Blind Assassin. Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of an economic and social collapse. Job loss has forced them to live in their car, leaving them vulnerable to roving gangs. They desperately need to turn their situation around--and fast. The Positron Project in the town of Consilience seems to be the answer to their prayers. No one is unemployed and everyone gets a comfortable, clean house to live in . . . for six months out of the year. On alternating months, residents of Consilience must leave their homes and function as inmates in the Positron prison system. Once their month of service in the prison is completed, they can return to their "civilian" homes. At first, this doesn't seem like too much of a sacrifice to make in order to..
Summary
Enrolling in a project that allows them to live in safe homes between alternate service months spent in prison, a homeless couple is threatened by troubling events stemming from the wife's involvement with another project member
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10440389
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Margaret
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Positron
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Humor (Fiction)
  • Science Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The heart goes last, Margaret Atwood, (electronic resource.)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=895F3526-1085-4F6A-95AB-50EE62B2C9A3
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780385540360
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
895F3526-1085-4F6A-95AB-50EE62B2C9A3
Label
The heart goes last, Margaret Atwood, (electronic resource.)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=895F3526-1085-4F6A-95AB-50EE62B2C9A3
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780385540360
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
895F3526-1085-4F6A-95AB-50EE62B2C9A3

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