The Resource How to read a novelist, John Freeman

How to read a novelist, John Freeman

Label
How to read a novelist
Title
How to read a novelist
Statement of responsibility
John Freeman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
National book critic John Freeman pulls together his very best profiles (many of them new or completely rewritten for this volume) of the very best novelists of our time, including such international stars as Doris Lessing, Haruki Murakami, Salman Rushdie, and Mo Yan, to established American lions such as Don DeLillo, Norman Mailer, Toni Morrison, Marilynne Robinson, Philip Roth, John Updike, and David Foster Wallace, to the new guard of Edwidge Danticat, Dave Eggers, Jonathan Franzen, and more
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freeman, John
Dewey number
808.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN453
LC item number
.F74 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Novelists
  • Fiction
Label
How to read a novelist, John Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2012, in different form, by Text Publishing, Australia"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
U and Me: The hard lessons of idolizing John Updike -- Toni Morrison -- Jonathan Safran Foer -- Haruki Murakami -- Richard Ford -- Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o -- Günter Grass -- Nadine Gordimer -- David Foster Wallace -- Doris Lessing -- Hisham Matar -- Mark Z. Danielewski -- John Irving -- Kazuo Ishiguro -- Charles Frazier -- Edmund White -- Geraldine Brooks -- E.L. Doctorow -- Imre Kertész -- Aleksandar Hemon -- Kiran Desai -- Philip Roth -- Dave Eggers -- Vikram Chandra -- Tom Wolfe -- Robert M. Pirsig -- Peter Carey -- Mo Yan -- Donna Leon -- David Mitchell -- John Updike -- Joyce Carol Oates -- Amy Tan -- Don DeLillo -- William T. Vollmann -- Louise Erdrich -- Norman Mailer -- James Wood -- Margaret Atwood -- Mohsin Hamid -- Richard Powers -- Ian McEwan -- Michael Ondaatje -- Salman Rushdie -- Marilynne Robinson -- Edmundo Paz Soldán -- Susanna Clarke -- Orhan Pamuk -- Ayu Utami -- Jonathan Franzen -- Jeffrey Eugenides -- Edwidge Danticat -- Geoff Dyer -- A.S. Byatt -- Michael Cunningham -- Jennifer Egan
Control code
ocn827256963
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
ix, 372 pages
Isbn
9780374173265
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013021705
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)827256963
Label
How to read a novelist, John Freeman
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2012, in different form, by Text Publishing, Australia"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
U and Me: The hard lessons of idolizing John Updike -- Toni Morrison -- Jonathan Safran Foer -- Haruki Murakami -- Richard Ford -- Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o -- Günter Grass -- Nadine Gordimer -- David Foster Wallace -- Doris Lessing -- Hisham Matar -- Mark Z. Danielewski -- John Irving -- Kazuo Ishiguro -- Charles Frazier -- Edmund White -- Geraldine Brooks -- E.L. Doctorow -- Imre Kertész -- Aleksandar Hemon -- Kiran Desai -- Philip Roth -- Dave Eggers -- Vikram Chandra -- Tom Wolfe -- Robert M. Pirsig -- Peter Carey -- Mo Yan -- Donna Leon -- David Mitchell -- John Updike -- Joyce Carol Oates -- Amy Tan -- Don DeLillo -- William T. Vollmann -- Louise Erdrich -- Norman Mailer -- James Wood -- Margaret Atwood -- Mohsin Hamid -- Richard Powers -- Ian McEwan -- Michael Ondaatje -- Salman Rushdie -- Marilynne Robinson -- Edmundo Paz Soldán -- Susanna Clarke -- Orhan Pamuk -- Ayu Utami -- Jonathan Franzen -- Jeffrey Eugenides -- Edwidge Danticat -- Geoff Dyer -- A.S. Byatt -- Michael Cunningham -- Jennifer Egan
Control code
ocn827256963
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
ix, 372 pages
Isbn
9780374173265
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013021705
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)827256963

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