The Resource Who are you, Calvin Bledsoe? : a novel, (electronic resource)

Who are you, Calvin Bledsoe? : a novel, (electronic resource)

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Who are you, Calvin Bledsoe? : a novel
Title
Who are you, Calvin Bledsoe?
Title remainder
a novel
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Language
eng
Summary
With the comic unpredictability of a Wes Anderson movie and the inventive sharpness of a John Irving novel, author Brock Clarke introduces readers to an ordinary man who is about to embark on an absurdly extraordinary adventure. After his mother, a theologian and bestselling author, dies in a fiery explosion, forty-nine-year-old Calvin Bledsoe's heretofore uninspired life is upended. A stranger shows up at the funeral, claiming to be Calvin's aunt Beatrice, and insists that Calvin accompany her on a trip to Europe, immediately. As he and Beatrice traverse the continent, it quickly becomes apparent that his aunt's clandestine behavior is leading him into danger. Facing a comic menagerie of antiquities thieves, secret agents, religious fanatics, and an ex-wife who's stalking him, Calvin begins to suspect there might be some meaning behind the madness. Maybe he's not the person he thought he was? Perhaps no one is who they appear to be? But there's little time for soul-searching, as Calvin first has to figure out why he has been kidnapped, why his aunt disappeared, and who the hell burned down his house. Powered by pitch-perfect dialogue, lovable characters, and surprising optimism, Who Are You, Calvin Bledsoe? is a modern-day Travels with My Aunt, a novel about grabbing life, and holding on-wherever it may take you
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Clarke, Brock
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travelers
  • Aunts
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Who are you, Calvin Bledsoe? : a novel, (electronic resource)
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Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781643750149
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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12324806
Publisher number
MWT12324806
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Who are you, Calvin Bledsoe? : a novel, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781643750149
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12324806
Publisher number
MWT12324806
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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