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The Resource Ghost lights : a novel, Lydia Millet

Ghost lights : a novel, Lydia Millet

Label
Ghost lights : a novel
Title
Ghost lights
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lydia Millet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hal is a mild-mannered IRS bureaucrat who suspects that his wife is cheating with her younger, more virile coworker. At a drunken dinner party, Hal volunteers to fly to Belize in search of Susan's employer, T.--the protagonist of Lydia Millet's novel How the Dead Dream--who has vanished in a tropical jungle, initiating a darkly humorous descent into strange and unpredictable terrain
Summary
Hal is a mild-mannered IRS bureaucrat who suspects that his wife is cheating with her younger, more virile coworker. At a drunken dinner party, Hal volunteers to fly to Belize in search of Susan's employer, T.--the protagonist of Lydia Millet's novel Howthe Dead Dream--who has vanished in a tropical jungle, initiating a darkly humorous descent into strange and unpredictable terrain
Storyline
Tone
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2011.
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10017257
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Millet, Lydia
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.I42175
LC item number
G49 2011
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • United States
  • Midlife crisis in men
  • Extramarital affairs
  • Missing persons
  • Alienation in men
  • Women with disabilities
  • Father and adult daughter
  • Family relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
Ghost lights : a novel, Lydia Millet
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
255 p.
Isbn
9780393081718
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011026502
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o706023477
  • (OCoLC)706023477
Label
Ghost lights : a novel, Lydia Millet
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
255 p.
Isbn
9780393081718
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011026502
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o706023477
  • (OCoLC)706023477

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