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The Resource Alias Grace, Margaret Atwood

Alias Grace, Margaret Atwood

Label
Alias Grace
Title
Alias Grace
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of Grace Marks, a maid who murdered her employer and his mistress in Canada in 1843. A stablehand who was her accomplice and who claimed she put him up to it was hung for the crime, while she ended up in a lunatic asylum. The novel analyzes the question: was she actually less guilty, crazy, or smarter?
Summary
Takes readers into the life and mind of Grace Marks, one of the most notorious women of the 1840s, who is serving a life sentence for murders she claims she cannot remember
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1998.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1996.
  • Giller Prize, 1996.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
013455
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Alias Grace, Margaret Atwood
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
468 pages
Isbn
9780385475716
Lccn
96021689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34675726
Label
Alias Grace, Margaret Atwood
Link
Publication
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.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
468 pages
Isbn
9780385475716
Lccn
96021689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34675726

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