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The Resource Being dead, Jim Crace

Being dead, Jim Crace

Label
Being dead
Title
Being dead
Statement of responsibility
Jim Crace
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Baritone Bay, mid-afternoon. A couple, naked, married almost thirty years, lie murdered in the dunes"--cover jacket
Summary
A couple lie naked in the dunes at Baritone Bay, at the spot where, almost thirty years before, they had first had sex as students. Nostalgia has sent Celice and Joseph back to their singing stretch of coast, but in the seeming calm of the afternoon they meet a brutal and unexpected fate one which will still their bodies but not their love, and certainly not their story.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2001.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
022009
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6053.R228
LC item number
B45 2000
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Being dead, Jim Crace
Link
Publication
Control code
1280022
Dimensions
23 cm.cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
193 p.
Isbn
9780374110130
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99045082
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42290805
  • (OCoLC)42290805

Library Locations

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      2025 Baxter Street, Athens, GA, 30606-6331, US
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