The Resource The unseen world, Liz Moore

The unseen world, Liz Moore

Label
The unseen world
Title
The unseen world
Statement of responsibility
Liz Moore
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ada Sibelius is raised by David, her brilliant, eccentric, socially inept single father, who directs a computer science lab in 1980s-era Boston. Home-schooled, Ada accompanies David to work every day; by twelve, she is a painfully shy prodigy. The lab begins to gain acclaim at the same time that David's mysterious history comes into question. When his mind begins to falter, leaving Ada virtually an orphan, she is taken in by one of David's colleagues. Soon she embarks on a mission to uncover her father's secrets: a process that carries her from childhood to adulthood. What Ada discovers on her journey into a virtual universe will keep the reader riveted until The Unseen World's heart-stopping, fascinating conclusion
Summary
Accompanying her eccentric, socially inept father to his 1980s Boston computer science lab every day, Ada, a shy, homeschooled prodigy, is sheltered by a colleague when her father's mental health and reputation deteriorate in ways that compel her to investigate his hidden past
Storyline
Pace
Tone
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Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2017.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2016.
  • Loan Stars Favourites, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10515952
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Liz
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Large print books
Target audience
adult
Label
The unseen world, Liz Moore
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000057863800
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
697 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410494283
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
The unseen world, Liz Moore
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000057863800
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
697 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410494283
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print

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