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The Resource John the revelator, Peter Murphy

John the revelator, Peter Murphy

Label
John the revelator
Title
John the revelator
Statement of responsibility
Peter Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of John Devine-- stuck in a small town in the eerie landscape of Southeast Ireland, worried over by his single, chain-smoking, bible-quoting mother, Lily, and spied on by the "neighborly" Mrs. Nagle. When Jamey Corboy, a self-styled Rimbaudian boy wonder, arrives in town, John's life suddenly seems full of possibility. His loneliness dissipates and he is taken up by mischief and discovery, hiding in the world beyond as Lily's mysterious illness worsens. But Jamey and John's nose for trouble may be their undoing and soon John will be faced with a terrible moral dilemma
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Peter
Dewey number
  • 823/.92
  • 820
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6113.U773
LC item number
J65 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Single mothers
  • Mothers and sons
  • Adolescence
  • City and town life
  • Ireland
Label
John the revelator, Peter Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780151014026
Lccn
2008043414
System control number
  • ocn263065342
  • (OCoLC)263065342
Label
John the revelator, Peter Murphy
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
254 p.
Isbn
9780151014026
Lccn
2008043414
System control number
  • ocn263065342
  • (OCoLC)263065342

Library Locations

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      49.280188 -123.114755
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