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The Resource The Friend [electronic resource] : A Novel/

The Friend [electronic resource] : A Novel/

Label
The Friend [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Title
The Friend [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Statement of responsibility
Sigrid Nunez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
-- The New York Times Book Review "A penetrating, moving meditation on loss, comfort, memory...Nunez has a wry, withering wit." -- The Friend is both a meditation on loss and a celebration of human-canine devotion
Summary
Becoming the guardian of her late best friend's enormous Great Dane, a grieving woman is evicted from her no-pets apartment and forges a deep bond with the equally distraught animal in ways that initially disturb her friends
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 2018.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2018
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10619961
Cataloging source
DLC
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Nunez, Sigrid
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friends' death
  • Grief in animals
  • Human/animal relationships
  • Survivors of suicide victims
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Female friendship
  • Women and dogs
  • Great Danes
  • Eviction
  • Coping
  • Grief
Target audience
adult
Label
The Friend [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:pf1pbr9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780735219465
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Friend [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:pf1pbr9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780735219465
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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