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The hundred-year house, Rebecca Makkai

Label
The hundred-year house
Title
The hundred-year house
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Makkai
Title variation
100 year house
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set on an historic estate that once housed an arts colony, Dough, the husband of the estate's heir, desperately needs the colony files to get his stalled academic career back on track. But when he finally gets his hands on them he discovers more than he bargained for. Doug may never learn the house's secrets, but the reader will, as Makkai leads us on a journey into the past of this eccentric family
Title
The hundred-year house
Creator
Summary
"A dazzlingly original new novel from the acclaimed author of The Borrower. Now, Makkai returns with an ingenious novel set on an historic estate that once housed an arts colony. Doug, the husband of the estate's heir, desperately needs the colony files to get his stalled academic career back on track. But what he discovers when he finally gets his hands on them is more than he bargained for. Doug may never learn the house's secrets, but the reader will, as Makkai leads us on a thrilling journey into the past of this eccentric family"--
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
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10302511
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
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Rebecca Makkai
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100-year house
Label
The hundred-year house, Rebecca Makkai
Publication
Note
  • Includes excerpt: Music for wartime (11 pages)
  • First published in the United States of America by Viking Penguin, 2014--Title page verso
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  • JAYCO-POR
  • JAYCO-POR
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20407823
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
338 pages, 11 pages
Isbn
9780143127444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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20407823

Library Locations

    • Jay County Public LibraryBorrow it
      315 N. Ship St., Portland, IN, 47371, US
      40.435481 -84.980349

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