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The Resource A fortune foretold : a novel, Agneta Pleijel ; translated from the Swedish by Marlaine Delargy

A fortune foretold : a novel, Agneta Pleijel ; translated from the Swedish by Marlaine Delargy

Label
A fortune foretold : a novel
Title
A fortune foretold
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Agneta Pleijel ; translated from the Swedish by Marlaine Delargy
Creator
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Contributor
Author
nWtAK3CYK8w
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
"The story takes place in the 1950s in the suburbs of Stockholm, in the university town of Lund, and the United States. Neta's childhood is dominated by geographical movements. She reads -- words give form to the vagueness of existence -- and is often busy thinking about the female sex, family, and the stupendous diversity of people in the world. Her dad, a mathematician, and her mom, a musician, are very different from each other. They are in constant conflict, but she loves them both. Slowly she realizes that she's grown up in a lie. She must carefully tread through the war zone that her parents' marriage is increasingly turning into"--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pleijel, Agneta
Dewey number
839.73/74
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT9876.26.L4
LC item number
S6313 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Delargy, Marlaine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pleijel, Agneta
  • Pleijel, Agneta
  • Families
  • Marital conflict
  • Self-realization
  • Lund (Sweden)
  • California
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Families
  • Marital conflict
  • Self-realization
  • California
  • Sweden
Label
A fortune foretold : a novel, Agneta Pleijel ; translated from the Swedish by Marlaine Delargy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Swedish as Spådomen by Norstedts, Stockholm, in 2015"--Title page verso
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
ocn966436266
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781590518304
Lccn
2016041050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1735126
  • (Sirsi) 1735126
  • (OCoLC)966436266
Label
A fortune foretold : a novel, Agneta Pleijel ; translated from the Swedish by Marlaine Delargy
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Swedish as Spådomen by Norstedts, Stockholm, in 2015"--Title page verso
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
ocn966436266
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781590518304
Lccn
2016041050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1735126
  • (Sirsi) 1735126
  • (OCoLC)966436266

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