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The Resource Bridge of Clay

Bridge of Clay

Label
Bridge of Clay
Title
Bridge of Clay
Statement of responsibility
Markus Zusak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY • THE WALL STREET JOURNALThe unforgettable, New York Times bestselling family saga from Markus Zusak, the storyteller who gave us the extraordinary bestseller THE BOOK THIEF, lauded by the New York Times as "the kind of book that can be life-changing." "One of those monumental books that can draw you across space and time into another family's experience in the most profound way." —The Washington Post"Mystical and loaded with heart, it's another gorgeous tearjerker from a rising master of them." —Entertainment Weekly"Devastating, demanding and deeply moving." —Wall Street Journal The breathtaking story of five brothers who bring each other up in a world run by their own rules. As the Dunbar boys love and fight and learn to reckon with the adult world, they discover the moving secret behind their father's disappearance. At the center of the Dunbar family is Clay, a boy who will build a bridge—for his family, for his past, for greatness, for his sins, for a miracle. The question is, how far is Clay willing to go? And how much can he overcome? Written in powerfully inventive language and bursting with heart, BRIDGE OF CLAY is signature Zusak
Summary
Upon their father's return, the five Dunbar boys, who have raised themselves since their mother's death, begin to learn family secrets, including that of fourth brother Clay, who will build a bridge for complex reasons, including his own redemption
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2018
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10732757
Cataloging source
DLC
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Zusak, Markus
Index
no index present
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650
Literary form
fiction
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  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Bridge of Clay
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:e46b83b9-f456-4875-b308-a39ad670adad
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780375896996
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Bridge of Clay
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:e46b83b9-f456-4875-b308-a39ad670adad
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780375896996
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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