The Resource The heaviness of things that float, Jennifer Manuel

The heaviness of things that float, Jennifer Manuel

Label
The heaviness of things that float
Title
The heaviness of things that float
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Manuel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Depicts the lonely world of Bernadette, a woman who has spent the last forty years living alone on the periphery of a remote West Coast First Nations reserve, serving as a nurse for the community. Only weeks from retirement, Bernadette finds herself unsettled, with no immediate family of her own. And then a shocking announcement crackles over the VHF radio of the remote medical outpost: Chase Charlie, the young man that Bernadette loves like a son, is missing
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Manuel, Jennifer
Dewey number
C813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Indian reservations
  • Indians of North America
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Loneliness in women
  • Missing persons
  • Nootka Indians
  • Nurses
  • Older women
  • Vancouver Island (B.C.)
Label
The heaviness of things that float, Jennifer Manuel
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
23 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781771620871
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn944379780
  • (OCoLC)944379780
Label
The heaviness of things that float, Jennifer Manuel
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
23 cm
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9781771620871
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn944379780
  • (OCoLC)944379780

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