The Resource The cage, Lloyd Jones

The cage, Lloyd Jones

Label
The cage
Title
The cage
Statement of responsibility
Lloyd Jones
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the back garden of a quiet country hotel, two men are kept locked in a cage. Two mysterious strangers appear at a hotel in a small country town. There have they come from? Who are they? What catastrophe are they fleeing? The townspeople want answers, but the strangers are unable to speak of their trauma. And before long, wary hospitality shifts to suspicion and fear, and the care of the men slides into appalling cruelty. Lloyd Jones's fable-like novel The Cage is a profound and unsettling novel about humanity and dignity and the ease with which we're able to justify brutality
Summary
"Two mysterious strangers turn up at a hotel in a small country town. Where have they come from? Who are they? What catastrophe are they fleeing? The townspeople want answers, but the strangers are unable to speak of their trauma. Before long, wary hospitality shifts to suspicion and fear, and the care of the men slides into appalling cruelty."--Publisher information
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10624974
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Lloyd
Dewey number
NZ823.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal cages
  • Refugees
Target audience
adult
Label
The cage, Lloyd Jones
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=3564872
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1021885320
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925626278
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DDF91574-C9A6-40AA-9732-BDF89AA0AF84
System control number
(OCoLC)1021885320
Label
The cage, Lloyd Jones
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=3564872
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1021885320
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925626278
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DDF91574-C9A6-40AA-9732-BDF89AA0AF84
System control number
(OCoLC)1021885320

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