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House of sand and fog, Andre Dubus III

Label
House of sand and fog
Title
House of sand and fog
Statement of responsibility
Andre Dubus III
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a former colonel of the Iranian Air Force and his family purchase a small California home at auction, they are faced with a great conflict as the former owner and her police officer boyfriend fight to get it back at any cost
Summary
Three fragile yet determined people are drawn by their competing desires to the same small house in the California hills and become dangerously entangled in a relentlessly escalating crisis
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
025055
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dubus, Andre
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1170
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iranian Americans
  • Home ownership
  • Immigrants
  • San Mateo County (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
House of sand and fog, Andre Dubus III
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: c1999
  • Includes reading group guide p. [367-372]
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
365 p.
Isbn
9780393338119
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780393338119
Label
House of sand and fog, Andre Dubus III
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: c1999
  • Includes reading group guide p. [367-372]
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
365 p.
Isbn
9780393338119
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780393338119

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