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The Resource The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn

The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn

Label
The head of the saint
Title
The head of the saint
Statement of responsibility
Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Having arrived in Candeia, Brazil, starving and footsore, after walking sixteen days to fulfill his dying mother's last wishes, young Samuel takes up residence in an enormous, broken statue of Saint Anthony and finds that he can hear the prayers of the townspeople, despite his lack of faith
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Acioli, Socorro
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.A22
LC item number
He 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hahn, Daniel
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  • Anthony
  • Homeless persons
  • Faith
  • Prayer
  • Fathers and sons
  • Paranormal fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Portuguese by Companhia das Letras, São Paulo, Brazil in 2014. Originally published in English in hardcover by Hot Key Books, London, United Kingdom in 2014. Work published with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Brazil/ National Library Foundation."
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
ocn902986115
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780553537925
Lccn
2014048063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)902986115
  • (Sirsi) a1907647
Label
The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Portuguese by Companhia das Letras, São Paulo, Brazil in 2014. Originally published in English in hardcover by Hot Key Books, London, United Kingdom in 2014. Work published with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Brazil/ National Library Foundation."
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
ocn902986115
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780553537925
Lccn
2014048063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)902986115
  • (Sirsi) a1907647

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