The Resource Enslaved by ducks, by Bob Tarte

Enslaved by ducks, by Bob Tarte

Label
Enslaved by ducks
Title
Enslaved by ducks
Statement of responsibility
by Bob Tarte
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Bob Tarte bought a house in rural Michigan, he was counting on a tranquil haven. Then Bob married Linda. She wanted a rabbit, which seemed innocuous enough until the bunny chewed through their electrical wiring. And that was just the beginning. Before long, Bob found himself constructing cages, buying feed, clearing duck waste, and spoon-feeding a menagerie of furry and feathery residents. His life of quiet serenity vanished, and he unwittingly became a servant to a relentlessly demanding family. They dumbfounded him, controlled and teased him, took their share of his flesh, stole his heart. Whether commiserating with Bob over the fate of those who are slaves to their animals or regarding his story as a cautionary tale about the rigors of animal ownership, readers on both sides of the fence have found Tarte's story of his chaotic squawking household irresistible and irresistibly funny
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189637
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tarte, Bob
Dewey number
636.08870977455
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tarte, Bob
  • Pets
  • Animals
  • Human-animal relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
Enslaved by ducks, by Bob Tarte
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.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 308 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781565123519
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565124509
  • 4978587
Label
Enslaved by ducks, by Bob Tarte
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.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 308 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781565123519
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565124509
  • 4978587

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