The Resource Days of awe : stories, A.M. Homes, (electronic resource)

Days of awe : stories, A.M. Homes, (electronic resource)

Label
Days of awe : stories
Title
Days of awe
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
A.M. Homes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A razor-sharp story collection from a writer who is always "furiously good" (Zadie Smith, bestselling author of Swing Time). With her signature humor and compassion, A.M. Homes exposes the heart of an uneasy America in her new collection - exploring our attachments to each other through characters who aren't quite who they hoped to become, though there is no one else they can be. In "A Prize for Every Player," a man is nominated to run for president by the customers of a big box store, while he and his family do their weekly shopping. At a conference on genocide(s) in the title story, old friends rediscover themselves and one another - finding spiritual and physical comfort in ancient traditions. And in "Hello Everybody" and "She Got Away," Homes revisits a Los Angeles family obsessed with the surfaces and frightened of what lives below. In the nearly three decades since her seminal debut collection The Safety of Objects, Homes has been celebrated by readers and critics alike as one of our boldest and most original writers, acclaimed for her psychological accuracy and "satire so close to the truth it's terrifying" (Ali Smith). Her first book since the Women's Prize-winning May We Be Forgiven, Days of Awe is a major new addition to her body of visionary, fearless, outrageously funny work
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Homes, A. M
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3558.O448
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by various narrators
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • American fiction
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
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not applicable
Label
Days of awe : stories, A.M. Homes, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 08 min., 24 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525630999
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
132b0bcf-58be-4db3-9cdc-cc2c72f6e8bf
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1039079640
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Days of awe : stories, A.M. Homes, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 08 min., 24 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525630999
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
132b0bcf-58be-4db3-9cdc-cc2c72f6e8bf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1039079640
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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