The Resource The gathering, Anne Enright

The gathering, Anne Enright

Label
The gathering
Title
The gathering
Statement of responsibility
Anne Enright
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The nine surviving children of the Hegarty clan gather in Dublin for the wake of their wayward brother Liam. It wasn't the drink that killed him - although that certainly helped - it was what happened to him as a boy in his grandmother's house, in the winter of 1968
Summary
Veronica--once an attention-deprived middle child among 12 siblings, and now an unfulfilled wife and mother--has come to London to claim the body of her beloved yet estranged brother Liam who drowned himself at sea. As the nine surviving members of the Hegarty clan converge in Dublin for Liam's wake, Veronica wants to protect the past--and the secret of what transpired in her grandmother's house during the winter of 1968
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Man Booker Prize, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
Awards note
Winner of Man Booker Prize, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
191584
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Enright, Anne
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Family secrets
  • Dublin (Ireland)
Target audience
adult
Label
The gathering, Anne Enright
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=491954
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
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
ocn881682955
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (260 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781407018713
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
C4466
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
14F92281-48FB-4F02-9C54-B8A48FE235EF
System control number
(OCoLC)881682955
Label
The gathering, Anne Enright
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=491954
Publication
Distribution
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
ocn881682955
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (260 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781407018713
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
C4466
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
14F92281-48FB-4F02-9C54-B8A48FE235EF
System control number
(OCoLC)881682955

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