The Resource The afterlives : a novel, Thomas Pierce

The afterlives : a novel, Thomas Pierce

Label
The afterlives : a novel
Title
The afterlives
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Pierce
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • ""Ridiculously good" (The New York Times) authorThomas Pierce's debut novel is a funny, poignant love story that answers the question: What happens after we die? (Lots of stuff, it turns out). Jim Byrd died. Technically. For a few minutes. The diagnosis: heart attack at age thirty. Revived with no memory of any tunnels, lights, or angels, Jim wonders what--if anything--awaits us on the other side. Then a ghost shows up. Maybe. Jim and his new wife, Annie, find themselves tangling with holograms, psychics, messages from the beyond, and a machine that connects the living and the dead. As Jim and Annie journey through history and fumble through faith, they confront the specter of loss that looms for anyone who dares to fall in love. Funny, fiercely original, and gracefully moving, The Afterliveswill haunt you. In a good way"--
  • "A spiritual love story that asks the question: what happens after we die? Set in a parallel USA"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pierce, Thomas
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3616.I3595
LC item number
A38 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spouses
  • Future life
  • Time travel
Label
The afterlives : a novel, Thomas Pierce
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn983457803
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
366 pages
Isbn
9781594632532
Lccn
2017004108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2016332
  • (OCoLC)983457803
Label
The afterlives : a novel, Thomas Pierce
Publication
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
ocn983457803
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
366 pages
Isbn
9781594632532
Lccn
2017004108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2016332
  • (OCoLC)983457803

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