The Resource The thing about december : a novel, Donal Ryan, (electronic resource)

The thing about december : a novel, Donal Ryan, (electronic resource)

Label
The thing about december : a novel
Title
The thing about december
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Donal Ryan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While the Celtic Tiger rages, and greed becomes the norm, Johnsey Cunliffe desperately tries to hold on to the familiar, even as he loses those who all his life have protected him from a harsh world. Following the deaths first of his father and then his mother, Johnsey inherits the family farm, and a healthy bank account, both of which he proves incapable of managing on his own. Village bullies and scheming land-grabbers stand in his way, no matter where he turns. Though companionship, and the promise of love, enter his life as a result of a hospital stay following a brutal beating, Johnsey remains a lonely man struggling to keep up with a world that moves faster than he does. Set over the course of one year of Johnsey Cunliffe's life, The Thing About December breathes with Johnsey's bewilderment, humor and agonizing self-doubt. Readers will fall in love with Johnsey in a bittersweet tale that serves as a poignant reminder that we are surrounded in life by simple souls who are nonetheless more insightful and wise than we realize, or can even imagine
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ryan, Donal
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6118.Y354
Literary form
unknown
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • FICTION / Literary
  • Fiction
  • Fathers and sons
  • Bereavement
  • Land tenure
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
  • Literary
  • Tipperary (Ireland)
Label
The thing about december : a novel, Donal Ryan, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dallaslibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=499686E3-F797-4200-8086-3FCDF80562E7
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781586422295
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
EB00246173
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
499686E3-F797-4200-8086-3FCDF80562E7
System control number
  • (OCoLC)883262237
  • (OCoLC)ocn883262237
  • 2033593
Label
The thing about december : a novel, Donal Ryan, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dallaslibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=499686E3-F797-4200-8086-3FCDF80562E7
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781586422295
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
EB00246173
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
499686E3-F797-4200-8086-3FCDF80562E7
System control number
  • (OCoLC)883262237
  • (OCoLC)ocn883262237
  • 2033593

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