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The Resource A complicated kindness : a novel, Miriam Toews

A complicated kindness : a novel, Miriam Toews

Label
A complicated kindness : a novel
Title
A complicated kindness
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Miriam Toews
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Doomed to work at the Happy Family Farm, a chicken slaughterhouse in a town run by religious fundamentalists, sixteen-year-old Nomi Nickel nevertheless manages to bear witness to the dissolution of her family with a dark, sly wit
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Canadian Library Association Young Adult Book Award, 2005.
  • CBA Libris Award for Fiction Book of the Year, 2005.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Fiction, 2004.
  • Manitoba Writing and Publishing Awards, Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction, 2004.
  • Manitoba Writing and Publishing Awards, McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award, 2004.
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129029
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964-
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Toews, Miriam
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.T6113
LC item number
C66 2004
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Teenage girls
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Maternal deprivation
  • Problem families
  • Mennonites
Target audience
adult
Label
A complicated kindness : a novel, Miriam Toews
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
246 p.
Isbn
9781582433219
Lccn
2004007960
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2004007960
  • (OCoLC)54959919
Label
A complicated kindness : a novel, Miriam Toews
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
246 p.
Isbn
9781582433219
Lccn
2004007960
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2004007960
  • (OCoLC)54959919

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