The Resource Beartown : a novel, Frederik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith

Beartown : a novel, Frederik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith

Label
Beartown : a novel
Title
Beartown
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Frederik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
A poignant story of a hockey town paralyzed by scandal. Jobs are disappearing and Beartown is slowly dying, so for its citizens, hockey is everything. This is the story not just of hockey, but of a 15-year-old named Maya Andersson, whose father, Peter, the general manager of the hockey club, loves hockey, but loves his family more. Seventeen-year-old Kevin Erdahl is the star of Beartown, with a chance to go professional. One night, after a huge win, Maya goes to a raucous party at Kevin<U+2019>s house and is thrilled at his attention, but things get out of hand, and what takes place changes Beartown forever
Member of
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backman, Fredrik
Dewey number
839.73/8
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communities
  • Hockey players
  • Scandals
  • Small town life
  • Teenagers
  • Sweden
Label
Beartown : a novel, Frederik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the Swedish
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Simon & Schuster Canada edition.
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9781501163104
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn962129448
  • (OCoLC)962129448
Label
Beartown : a novel, Frederik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Publication
Note
Translated from the Swedish
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Simon & Schuster Canada edition.
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9781501163104
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn962129448
  • (OCoLC)962129448

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