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The Resource The sweet hereafter : a novel, by Russell Banks

The sweet hereafter : a novel, by Russell Banks

Label
The sweet hereafter : a novel
Title
The sweet hereafter
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Banks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Banks tells a story that begins with a school bus accident. Using four different narrators, he creates a small town morality play that addresses one of life's most agonizing questions: when the worst thing happens, who do you blame?
Summary
Four narrators--bus driver Dolores, upright Bill, shrewd Mitchell, and teenaged Nichole--address agonizing questions as they describe an accident that killed fourteen children and the effects of the tragedy on themselves and their town
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 1992.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014152
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Banks, Russell
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • UG
LC call number
PS3552.A49
LC item number
S94 1991
Literary form
fiction
NLM call number
No local call number
Reading level
  • 6.5
  • 6.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • School bus accidents
  • New York (State)
  • Community life
  • Community life
  • School bus accidents
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
The sweet hereafter : a novel, by Russell Banks
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm23219053
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780060167035
Lccn
90056404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)23219053
Label
The sweet hereafter : a novel, by Russell Banks
Publication
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
ocm23219053
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780060167035
Lccn
90056404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)23219053

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