The Resource Lot : stories, Bryan Washington

Lot : stories, Bryan Washington

Label
Lot : stories
Title
Lot
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Bryan Washington
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the city of Houston - a sprawling, diverse microcosm of America - the son of a black mother and a Latino father is coming of age. He's working at his family's restaurant, weathering his brother's blows, resenting his older sister's absence. And discovering he likes boys. Around him, others live and thrive and die in Houston's myriad neighborhoods: a young woman whose affair detonates across an apartment complex, a ragtag baseball team, a group of young hustlers, hurricane survivors, a local drug dealer who takes a Guatemalan teen under his wing, a reluctant chupacabra. Bryan Washington's brilliant, viscerally drawn world vibrates with energy, wit, and the infinite longing of people searching for home. With soulful insight into what makes a community, a family, and a life, Lot explores trust and love in all its unsparing and unsteady forms
Member of
Summary
In the city of Houston - a sprawling, diverse microcosm of America - the son of a black mother and a Latino father is coming of age. He's working at his family's restaurant, weathering his brother's blows, resenting his older sister's absence. And discovering he likes boys
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Lambda Literary Award for Gay Fiction, 2020.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10760055
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1993-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Washington, Bryan
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young gay men
  • Families
  • Race relations
  • Ethnic relations
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Houston (Tex.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
Lot : stories, Bryan Washington
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
222 pages
Isbn
9781786497840
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Lot : stories, Bryan Washington
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
222 pages
Isbn
9781786497840
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
Specific material designation
regular print

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