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The Resource The power : a novel, Naomi Alderman

The power : a novel, Naomi Alderman

Label
The power : a novel
Title
The power
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Alderman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • When a new force takes hold of the world, people from different areas of life are forced to cross paths in an alternate reality that gives women and teenage girls immense physical power that can cause pain and death
  • A rich Nigerian boy; a foster kid whose religious parents hide their true nature; an ambitious American politician; a tough London girl from a tricky family. When a vital new force takes root and flourishes, their lives converge with devastating effect. Teenage girls and women now have immense physical power-- they can cause agonizing pain and even death. And everything changes
Summary
When a new force takes hold of the world, people from different areas of life are forced to cross paths in an alternate reality that gives women and teenage girls immense physical power that can cause pain and death
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, 2017.
  • Loan Stars Favourites, 2017
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2017.
Awards note
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction winner.
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10562830
Cataloging source
YDX
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Alderman, Naomi
Dewey number
823/.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6101.L43
LC item number
P69 2017
Literary form
novels
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Teenage girls
  • Muscle strength
  • Sex role
  • Social role
  • Sex role
Target audience
adult
Label
The power : a novel, Naomi Alderman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Viking, October 2016." -- Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First North American edition.
Extent
386 pages
Isbn
9780316547611
Lccn
2017936787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)968317646
Label
The power : a novel, Naomi Alderman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Viking, October 2016." -- Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First North American edition.
Extent
386 pages
Isbn
9780316547611
Lccn
2017936787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)968317646

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