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The Resource In one person : a novel, John Irving

In one person : a novel, John Irving

Label
In one person : a novel
Title
In one person
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
John Irving
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author's most political novel since The Cider House Rules and A Prayer for Owen Meany, this novel is an intimate and unforgettable portrait of the solitariness of a bisexual man who is dedicated to making himself "worthwhile."
Summary
Tells the story of Billy Abbott, a bisexual man who struggles with his identity and attraction to men, women and transgendered individuals, as the world changes around him.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • Lambda Literary Award for Bisexual Literature
  • New York Times Notable Book 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10107521
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3559.R8
LC item number
I5 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
In one person : a novel, John Irving
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
An unsuccessful casting call -- Crushes on the wrong people -- Masquerade -- Elaine's bra -- Leaving Esmeralda -- The pictures I kept of Elaine -- My terrifying angels --- Big Al -- Double whammy -- One move -- Espana -- A world of epilogues -- Not natural causes -- Teacher
Control code
5562016
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
425 p.
Isbn
9781451664133
Isbn Type
(trade paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011039707
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn754518610
  • (OCoLC)754518610
Label
In one person : a novel, John Irving
Publication
Contents
An unsuccessful casting call -- Crushes on the wrong people -- Masquerade -- Elaine's bra -- Leaving Esmeralda -- The pictures I kept of Elaine -- My terrifying angels --- Big Al -- Double whammy -- One move -- Espana -- A world of epilogues -- Not natural causes -- Teacher
Control code
5562016
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
425 p.
Isbn
9781451664133
Isbn Type
(trade paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011039707
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn754518610
  • (OCoLC)754518610

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