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The Resource The free : a novel, Willy Vlautin

The free : a novel, Willy Vlautin

Label
The free : a novel
Title
The free
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Willy Vlautin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The lives of three characters--Leroy Kervin, a wounded Iraqi War veteran; Freddie McCall, a man trying to dig his way out of a financial crisis; and Pauline Hawkins, a nurse--intersect as they look for meaning in desperate times
Summary
The lives of three unforgettable characters--Leroy Kervin, a wounded 31-year-old Iraqi War veteran; Freddie McCall, a man trying to dig his way out of a financial crisis; and Pauline Hawkins, a nurse--intersect as they look for meaning in desperate times
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Oregon Book Awards, Readers' Choice, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10247589
Cataloging source
AKC
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The free : a novel, Willy Vlautin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Music written by Willy Vlautin; Vocal and guitar by Willy Vlautin; Fiddle by Sammy Lind; Pedal Steel by Paul Brainard; Produced by John Askew
  • Captures the experiences of three memorable characters who are looking for meaning in distressing times. Vlautin addresses issues that transform ordinary people's lives -- the cost of healthcare, the lack of economic opportunity, and the devastating scars of war -- and celebrates the resiliency of the human heart. Here, Vlautin reads excerpts from The Free, discusses the inspiration for the book, and shares his thoughts on its main characters. Accompanied by Vlautin's own music, this limited edition recording offers a behind-the-scenes look at this unforgettable novel
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
297, 14 pages
Isbn
9780062276742
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)869746939
Label
The free : a novel, Willy Vlautin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Music written by Willy Vlautin; Vocal and guitar by Willy Vlautin; Fiddle by Sammy Lind; Pedal Steel by Paul Brainard; Produced by John Askew
  • Captures the experiences of three memorable characters who are looking for meaning in distressing times. Vlautin addresses issues that transform ordinary people's lives -- the cost of healthcare, the lack of economic opportunity, and the devastating scars of war -- and celebrates the resiliency of the human heart. Here, Vlautin reads excerpts from The Free, discusses the inspiration for the book, and shares his thoughts on its main characters. Accompanied by Vlautin's own music, this limited edition recording offers a behind-the-scenes look at this unforgettable novel
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
297, 14 pages
Isbn
9780062276742
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)869746939

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