The Resource A tale for the time being, Ruth Ozeki

A tale for the time being, Ruth Ozeki

Label
A tale for the time being
Title
A tale for the time being
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Ozeki
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has decided there's only one escape from her aching loneliness and her classmates' bullying. But before she ends it all, she plans to document the life of her great-grandmother, a Buddhist nun who's lived more than a century. A diary is Nao's only solace. Across the Pacific, Ruth, a novelist living on a remote island discovers a collection of artifacts washed ashore in a Hello Kitty lunchbox, possibly debris from the devastating 2011 tsunami. As the mystery of its contents unfolds, Ruth is pulled into the past, into Nao's drama and her unknown fate, and forward into her own future
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ozeki, Ruth L
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.Z45
LC item number
T35 2013b
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Bullying in schools
  • Buddhist nuns
  • Women authors
  • Zen Buddhism
  • Diaries
  • Kamikaze pilots
  • Tokyo (Japan)
  • Vancouver Island (B.C.)
  • Large type books
Label
A tale for the time being, Ruth Ozeki
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 687-690)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn835621839
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
697 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410460462
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013013272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)835621839
Label
A tale for the time being, Ruth Ozeki
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 687-690)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn835621839
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
697 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410460462
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013013272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)835621839

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