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The Resource Room [electronic resource] : A Novel/

Room [electronic resource] : A Novel/

Label
Room [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Title
Room [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Statement of responsibility
by Emma Donoghue
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
-- Room is a tale at once shocking, riveting, exhilarating--a story of unconquerable love in harrowing circumstances, and of the diamond-hard bond between a mother and her child
Summary
A 5-year-old narrates a riveting story about his life growing up in a single room where his mother aims to protect him from the man who has held her prisoner for seven years since she was a teenager.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2011.
  • Alex Award, 2011.
  • CBA Libris Award for Fiction Book of the Year, 2011.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Caribbean and Canada: Best Book, 2011.
  • Evergreen Award (Ontario), 2011.
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2010.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Fiction, 2011.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
  • Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
355706
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Donoghue, Emma
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antisocial personality disorders
  • Captives
  • Boys
  • Mother and child
  • Captivity
Target audience
adult
Label
Room [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:beukr9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780316174626
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Room [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:beukr9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780316174626
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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