The Resource The heart is deceitful above all things : stories, J.T. Leroy, (electronic resource)

The heart is deceitful above all things : stories, J.T. Leroy, (electronic resource)

Label
The heart is deceitful above all things : stories
Title
The heart is deceitful above all things
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
J.T. Leroy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book of interconnected stories depicts the chaotic life of a young boy on the run with his teenage mother. When Sarah reclaims Jeremiah from his foster parents, he finds himself catapulted into her world of motels and truck stops, exposed to the abusive, exploitative men she encounters. As he learns to survive in this harrowing environment, Jeremiah also learns to love his mother, even as she descends into drug-fueled madness. Told in spare, lyrical prose, rich with imagination and dark humor, The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things transforms the savagery of Jeremiah's world into an indelible experience of compassion. This special edition includes an additional seven stories, previously uncollected, by JT LeRoy, the literary persona of Laura Albert
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1980-
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LeRoy, J. T.
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Electronic books
  • Manners and customs
  • Twentieth century
  • Short stories
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The heart is deceitful above all things : stories, J.T. Leroy, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062641281
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12457534
Publisher number
MWT12457534
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The heart is deceitful above all things : stories, J.T. Leroy, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062641281
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12457534
Publisher number
MWT12457534
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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