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A heartbreaking work of staggering genius, by Dave Eggers

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A heartbreaking work of staggering genius
Title
A heartbreaking work of staggering genius
Statement of responsibility
by Dave Eggers
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. Here is an exhilarating debut that manages to be simultaneously hilarious and wildly inventive as well as a deeply hearfelt story of the love that holds a family together
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
PAU
Dewey number
973.92/092
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT275.E37
LC item number
A3 2001b
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
A heartbreaking work of staggering genius, by Dave Eggers
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A heartbreaking work of staggering genius, by Dave Eggers
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Publication
Note
  • "First Vintage Books Edition: February 2001"--Title page verso
  • "Originally published in hardcover in slightly different form in the United States by Simon & Schuster, New York, 2000"--Title page verso
  • This edition does not contain additional work, with added title page: Mistakes we knew we were making, addendum bound upside down
  • "Pulitzer Prize Finalist"--Cover
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rules and Suggestions for Enjoyment of This Book -- Preface to This Edition -- Acknowledgments -- Incomplete guide to symbols and metaphors -- Through the small tall bathroom window, etc. -- Please look, can you see us, etc. -- Enemies list, etc. -- Oh I could be going out, sure -- Outside its blue-black-getting darker, etc. -- When we hear the news at First -- Fuck it. Stupid show, etc. -- We can't do anything about the excrement -- Robert Urich says no. We were so close -- Of course it's cold -- Black Sands Beach is
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ocn898189874
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Dimensions
21 cm
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Edition
First Vintage books edition.
Extent
xlv, 437 pages
Isbn
9780375725784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375725784
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