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A heartbreaking work of staggering genius, by Dave Eggers

Label
A heartbreaking work of staggering genius
Title
A heartbreaking work of staggering genius
Statement of responsibility
by Dave Eggers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. Here is an exhilarating debut that manages to be simultaneously hilarious and wildly inventive as well as a deeply hearfelt story of the love that holds a family together
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eggers, Dave
Dewey number
  • 973.92/092
  • B
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
CT275.E37
LC item number
A3 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
6.1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eggers, Dave
  • Parents
  • Brothers
  • Coming of age
Label
A heartbreaking work of staggering genius, by Dave Eggers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Addendum bound upside down
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Incomplete guide to symbols and metaphors -- Through the small tall bathroom window, etc. -- Please look, can you see us, etc. -- Enemies list, etc. -- Oh I could be going out, sure -- Outside its blue-black-getting darker, etc. -- When we hear the news at First -- Fuck it. Stupid show, etc. -- We can't do anything about the excrement -- Robert Urich says no. We were so close -- Of course it's cold -- Black Sands Beach is
Control code
ocm44905027
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvii, 437 pages, 48 pages
Isbn
9780375725784
Lccn
00043832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44905027
  • (Sirsi) a889042
Label
A heartbreaking work of staggering genius, by Dave Eggers
Publication
Note
Addendum bound upside down
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Incomplete guide to symbols and metaphors -- Through the small tall bathroom window, etc. -- Please look, can you see us, etc. -- Enemies list, etc. -- Oh I could be going out, sure -- Outside its blue-black-getting darker, etc. -- When we hear the news at First -- Fuck it. Stupid show, etc. -- We can't do anything about the excrement -- Robert Urich says no. We were so close -- Of course it's cold -- Black Sands Beach is
Control code
ocm44905027
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvii, 437 pages, 48 pages
Isbn
9780375725784
Lccn
00043832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44905027
  • (Sirsi) a889042

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