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The Resource My life as a rat : a novel, Joyce Carol Oates

My life as a rat : a novel, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
My life as a rat : a novel
Title
My life as a rat
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Publisher Annotation: Arresting and poignant, My Life as a Rat traces a life of banishment from a family?banishment from parents, siblings, and the Church?that forces Violet to discover her own identity, to break the powerful spell of family, and to emerge from her long exile as a (3zsrat(3y sinto a transformed life. 416pp., 40K
Summary
Exiled from her family and church since the age of 12 for testifying honestly about a racist murder, a young woman reflects on the wrenching choice she was forced to make between her family and the truth
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10776377
Cataloging source
PABRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alienation (Social psychology)
  • Families
  • Identity (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
Label
My life as a rat : a novel, Joyce Carol Oates
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9780062899835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC) 1051079604
  • 609136
  • 661503
  • 661503
Label
My life as a rat : a novel, Joyce Carol Oates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9780062899835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC) 1051079604
  • 609136
  • 661503
  • 661503

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