The Resource The weight of a human heart : stories, Ryan O'Neill

The weight of a human heart : stories, Ryan O'Neill

Label
The weight of a human heart : stories
Title
The weight of a human heart
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Ryan O'Neill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'The Weight of a Human Heart' turns the rules of storytelling on their head. A series of graphs illustrates the disintegration of a marriage, step by excruciating step. A literary feud, and an affair, play out in the book review section of a national newspaper. A young girl learns her mother's disturbing secrets
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Neill, Ryan
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6115.N459
LC item number
W45 2013
Literary form
fiction
Label
The weight of a human heart : stories, Ryan O'Neill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Australia, Black Inc., 2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Collected stories -- The cockroach -- English as a foreign language -- Africa was children crying -- Four letter words -- Seventeen rules for writing a short story -- A speeding bullet -- The Chinese lesson -- A story in writing -- The genocide -- A short story -- A room without books -- Figures in a marriage -- Last words -- The footnote -- The examination -- Understand, understood, understood -- July the firsts -- The saved -- Typography -- The eunuch in the harem
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9781250024992
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013010141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn811597542
  • (OCoLC)811597542
Label
The weight of a human heart : stories, Ryan O'Neill
Publication
Note
Originally published: Australia, Black Inc., 2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Collected stories -- The cockroach -- English as a foreign language -- Africa was children crying -- Four letter words -- Seventeen rules for writing a short story -- A speeding bullet -- The Chinese lesson -- A story in writing -- The genocide -- A short story -- A room without books -- Figures in a marriage -- Last words -- The footnote -- The examination -- Understand, understood, understood -- July the firsts -- The saved -- Typography -- The eunuch in the harem
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9781250024992
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013010141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn811597542
  • (OCoLC)811597542

Library Locations

    • Vancouver Public Library, Central Library (Open with Limited Services - Children’s Library, Level 2 and Level 3)Borrow it
      350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 6B1, CA
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