The Resource The fragments, Toni Jordan

The fragments, Toni Jordan

Label
The fragments
Title
The fragments
Statement of responsibility
Toni Jordan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inga Karlson died in a fire in New York in the 1930s, leaving behind three things- a phenomenally successful first novel, the scorched fragments of a second book-and a literary mystery that has captivated generations of readers. Nearly fifty years later, Brisbane bookseller Caddie Walker is waiting in line to see a Karlson exhibition featuring the famous fragments when she meets a charismatic older woman. The woman quotes a phrase from the Karlson fragments that Caddie knows does not exist-and yet to Caddie, who knows Inga Karlson's work like she knows her name, it feels genuine.Caddie is electrified. Jolted her from her sleepy, no-worries life in torpid 1980s Brisbane she is driven to investigate- to find the clues that will unlock the greatest literary mystery of the twentieth century
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Award
Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10729860
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Toni
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian fiction
  • Booksellers and bookselling
  • Authors
  • Strangers
  • Lost books
  • Exhibitions
  • Brisbane (Qld.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The fragments, Toni Jordan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781925773132
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The fragments, Toni Jordan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781925773132
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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