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The Resource Bel canto : a novel, Ann Patchett

Bel canto : a novel, Ann Patchett

Label
Bel canto : a novel
Title
Bel canto
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ann Patchett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A group of international guests, taken hostage by terrorists while attending a birthday party at the home of the vice president of a small South American country, form bonds with their captors and enter into an almost idyllic lifestyle, united by the music of Roxanne Coss, opera's most revered soprano
Summary
When terrorists seize hostages at an embassy party, an unlikely assortment of people is thrown together, including American opera star Roxanne Coss, and Mr. Hosokawa--a Japanese CEO and her biggest fan
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Paperback, 2003.
  • Orange Prize for Fiction, 2002.
  • PEN-Faulkner Award, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
048895
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Patchett, Ann
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.A7756
LC item number
B4 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
930
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women singers
  • Victims of terrorism
  • Embassy buildings
  • South America
  • Hostages
  • Opera
Target audience
adult
Label
Bel canto : a novel, Ann Patchett
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
1411542
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
318 p.
Isbn
9780965033695
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00053671
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45466121
Label
Bel canto : a novel, Ann Patchett
Publication
Control code
1411542
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
318 p.
Isbn
9780965033695
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00053671
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45466121

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