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The Resource Broke heart blues : a novel, Joyce Carol Oates

Broke heart blues : a novel, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
Broke heart blues : a novel
Title
Broke heart blues
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A teenager in 1960s Buffalo kills his mother's abusive lover and becomes the town's legend. The story is told from various points of view, each a projection of a person's fantasies. A look at how and why legends are created
Summary
John Reddy Heart, a handsome young heartthrob, becomes the obsession of a small town in New York State during a sensational trial after a man is murdered in his mother's house
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005564
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.A8
LC item number
B76 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young men
  • City and town life
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
Broke heart blues : a novel, Joyce Carol Oates
Link
http://www.usfca.edu/fac-staff/southerr/jco.html
Instantiates
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
317904
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9780525944515
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
98051570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40396604
  • (OCoLC)40396604
Label
Broke heart blues : a novel, Joyce Carol Oates
Link
http://www.usfca.edu/fac-staff/southerr/jco.html
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
317904
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9780525944515
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
98051570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40396604
  • (OCoLC)40396604

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