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Dreadful young ladies and other stories, Kelly Barnhill

Label
Dreadful young ladies and other stories
Title
Dreadful young ladies and other stories
Statement of responsibility
Kelly Barnhill
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A short story collection featuring elements of magic realism while touching on the themes of love, knowledge, grief, hope, and jealousy. Teeming with uncanny characters whose lives unfold in worlds at once strikingly human and eerily original, these stories demonstrate the strength and power -- known and unknown -- of the imagination
Member of
Summary
A first collection of short stories by the Newbery Medal-winning author of The Girl Who Drank the Moon includes the World Fantasy Award-winning novella, The Unlicensed Magician, in which an invisible girl once left for dead pursues a secret, magical life
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10619905
Cataloging source
CoCr/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barnhill, Kelly Regan
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barnhill, Kelly Regan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic
  • Unrequited love
  • Mate selection
  • Grief
Target audience
adult
Label
Dreadful young ladies and other stories, Kelly Barnhill
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • The unlicensed magician
  • Mrs. Sorensen and the Sasquatch
  • Open the door and the light pours through
  • The dead boy's last poem
  • Dreadful young ladies
  • The taxidermist's other wife
  • Elegy to Gabrielle, patron saint of healers, whores, and righteous thieves
  • Notes on the untimely death of Ronia Drake
  • The insect and the astronomer: a love story
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781616207977
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Dreadful young ladies and other stories, Kelly Barnhill
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • The unlicensed magician
  • Mrs. Sorensen and the Sasquatch
  • Open the door and the light pours through
  • The dead boy's last poem
  • Dreadful young ladies
  • The taxidermist's other wife
  • Elegy to Gabrielle, patron saint of healers, whores, and righteous thieves
  • Notes on the untimely death of Ronia Drake
  • The insect and the astronomer: a love story
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781616207977
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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