The Resource Inland : a novel, Téa Obreht, (electronic resource)

Inland : a novel, Téa Obreht, (electronic resource)

Label
Inland : a novel
Title
Inland
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Téa Obreht
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • An unexpected relationship between a frontierswoman riding out the Arizona Territory drought of 1893 and a former outlaw, who has the ability to see ghosts, inspires an epic journey across the West
  • "In the lawless, drought-ridden lands of the Arizona Territory in 1893, two extraordinary lives collide. Nora is an unflinching frontierswoman, alone in a house abandoned by the men in her life--her husband, who has gone in search of water for the parched household, and her two older sons, who have gone in search of their father after his return is delayed. Nora is biding her time with her youngest son, a boy with a bad eye who is convinced that a mysterious beast is stalking the land around their home, and a seventeen year old maid named Josie, her husband's cousin who communes with spirits. Lurie is the son of a dead dockworker, a former outlaw, and a man haunted by ghosts--he sees lost souls who want something from him, and he finds reprieve from their longing in an unexpected relationship that inspires an epic journey across the West. The way in which Nora and Lurie's stories intertwine is the surprise and suspense of this brilliant novel. Mythical, lyrical, and sweeping in scope, Inland showcases all of Téa Obreht's talents as a writer, as she subverts and reimagines the classical American genre of the Western, making it entirely--and unforgettably--her own" --
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Cataloging source
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Obreht, Téa
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3615.B73
LC item number
I55 2019
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Inland : a novel, Téa Obreht, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/Title?itemid=0026541661
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Publication
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (374 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679644118
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0026541661
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unknown
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Specific material designation
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Label
Inland : a novel, Téa Obreht, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/Title?itemid=0026541661
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (374 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679644118
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0026541661
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Axis 360 app

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