The Resource Canada, Richard Ford

Canada, Richard Ford

Label
Canada
Title
Canada
Statement of responsibility
Richard Ford
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his parents are arrested and imprisoned for robbing a bank, fifteen-year-old Dell Parsons is taken in by Arthur Remlinger who, unbeknownst to Dell, is hiding a dark and violent nature that interferes with Dell's quest to find grace and peace on the prairie of Saskatchewan
Summary
The story of Dell Parsons, a young man forced by catastrophic circumstances to reconcile himself to a world rendered unrecognizable. Spirited across the Montana border into Saskatchewan and taken in by Arthur Remlinger, an enigmatic man whose own past exists on the other side of the border, Dell struggles to understand what his future can be even as he comes to understand the violence simmering below the surface in his new life.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
  • Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction, 2013.
Awards note
A 2013 Michigan Notable Books selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10115814
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Richard
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.O713
LC item number
C36 2012
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
Ford, R.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Americans
  • Bank robberies
  • Families
  • Saskatchewan
  • Teenage boys
  • Americans
  • Bank robberies
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Families
  • Saskatchewan
  • Americans
  • Bank robberies
  • Families
  • Teenage boys
  • Canada
  • Saskatchewan
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Canada, Richard Ford
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn757482803
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780061692031
Lccn
2011279175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
7437130
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)757482803
Label
Canada, Richard Ford
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn757482803
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780061692031
Lccn
2011279175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
7437130
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)757482803

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