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The Resource A girl is a half-formed thing, Eimear McBride

A girl is a half-formed thing, Eimear McBride

Label
A girl is a half-formed thing
Title
A girl is a half-formed thing
Statement of responsibility
Eimear McBride
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The story of a young woman's relationship with her brother, and the long shadow cast by his childhood brain tumor, touching on everything from family violence to sexuality and the personal struggle to remain intact in times of intense trauma"--Provided by publisher
Summary
A story of a young woman's relationship with her brother, and the long shadow cast by his childhood brain tumor, touching on everything from family violence to sexuality and the personal struggle to remain intact in times of intense trauma.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, 2014.
  • Library Journal Best Books 2014
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
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10262134
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McBride, Eimear
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Mothers
  • Religious fanaticism
  • Rape
  • Rape victims
  • Uncles
  • Brain
  • Families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Ireland
Target audience
adult
Label
A girl is a half-formed thing, Eimear McBride
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9781566893688
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2014006994
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)870292819
Label
A girl is a half-formed thing, Eimear McBride
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9781566893688
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2014006994
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)870292819

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