The Resource The dreamers : a novel, Karen Thompson Walker

The dreamers : a novel, Karen Thompson Walker

Label
The dreamers : a novel
Title
The dreamers
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Karen Thompson Walker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A college girl tells her friends that she's feeling strangely tired. The next morning, when they find her in bed, she is still breathing--but she won't wake up. Within a few days, another student, down the hallway, won't wake up. As the sleeping sickness spreads, the town is turned upside down. We meet Ben and Annie, a young couple determined to keep their newborn baby safe; Sara and Libby, whose survivalist father has long prepared for disaster; Mei and Matthew, and other college students. A quarantine is established, the national guard is summoned. Yet, those who have fallen asleep are showing unusual patterns of brain activity. More than has ever been recorded in any brain--asleep or awake. They are dreaming--but of what?
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Karen Thompson
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • University towns
  • Sleep
  • Dreams
  • Epidemics
  • Husband and wife
  • Infants
  • Sisters
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Survivalism
  • Quarantine
  • California, Southern
Label
The dreamers : a novel, Karen Thompson Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780385692441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1080209904
  • (OCoLC)1080209904
Label
The dreamers : a novel, Karen Thompson Walker
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780385692441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1080209904
  • (OCoLC)1080209904

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