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The Resource When we were orphans, Kazuo Ishiguro

When we were orphans, Kazuo Ishiguro

Label
When we were orphans
Title
When we were orphans
Statement of responsibility
Kazuo Ishiguro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1930s England, Christopher Banks has become one of the country's most celebrated detectives. His cases are the talk of London society. Yet one mystery has always haunted him, the mysterious disappearance of his parents in Old Shanghai, when he was a small boy
Summary
Christopher Banks, an English boy born in early-20th-century Shanghai, is orphaned at age nine when both his mother and father disappear under suspicious circumstances. He grows up to become a renowned detective, and more than 20 years later, returns to Shanghai to solve the mystery of the disappearances
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035777
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ishiguro, Kazuo
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • British
  • Parents
  • Missing persons
  • Shanghai (China)
Target audience
adult
Label
When we were orphans, Kazuo Ishiguro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780375410543
Isbn Type
(hc alk. paper)
Lccn
00026120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
ocm43561786
Label
When we were orphans, Kazuo Ishiguro
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780375410543
Isbn Type
(hc alk. paper)
Lccn
00026120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
ocm43561786

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