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The Resource The virgin suicides : a novel, Jeffrey Eugenides

The virgin suicides : a novel, Jeffrey Eugenides

Label
The virgin suicides : a novel
Title
The virgin suicides
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Eugenides
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Virgin Suicides is the 1993 debut novel by American writer Jeffrey Eugenides. The fictional story, which is set in Grosse Pointe, Michigan during the 1970s, centers on one year reflecting upon the brief lives of five doomed sisters. The Lisbon girls fascinate their community as their neighbors struggle to find an explanation for their tragic acts"--
Member of
Summary
The narrator and his friends piece together the events that led up to suicides of the Lisbon girls, brainy Therese, fastidious Mary, ascetic Bonnie, libertine Lux, and saintly Cecilia
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
ALA Notable Book, 1994.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
026419
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eugenides, Jeffrey,
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Picador Modern Classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Suburban life
  • Teenagers
  • Teenage girls
  • Sisters
Target audience
adult
Label
The virgin suicides : a novel, Jeffrey Eugenides
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/812/9781250074812/image/lgcover.9781250074812.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21273551
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
First Picador Modern Classics edition.
Extent
355 pages
Isbn
9781250074812
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015022405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (DLC) 2015022405
  • 1135353
Label
The virgin suicides : a novel, Jeffrey Eugenides
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/812/9781250074812/image/lgcover.9781250074812.jpg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21273551
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
First Picador Modern Classics edition.
Extent
355 pages
Isbn
9781250074812
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015022405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (DLC) 2015022405
  • 1135353

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