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The Resource All the names they used for God : stories, Anjali Sachdeva

All the names they used for God : stories, Anjali Sachdeva

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All the names they used for God : stories
Title
All the names they used for God
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Anjali Sachdeva
Creator
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Contributor
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Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A haunting, diverse debut story collection that explores the isolation we experience in the face of the mysterious, often dangerous forces that shape our lives Anjali Sachdeva's debut collection spans centuries, continents, and a diverse set of characters but is united by each character's epic struggle with fate: A workman in Andrew Carnegie's steel mills is irrevocably changed by the brutal power of the furnaces; a fisherman sets sail into overfished waters and finds a secret obsession from which he can't return; an online date ends with a frightening, inexplicable dissapearance. Her story "Pleiades" was called "a masterpiece" by Dave Eggers. Sachdeva has a talent for creating moving and poignant scenes, following her highly imaginative plots to their logical ends, and depicting how one small miracle can affect everyone in its wake"--
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Summary
A debut collection of nine stories includes four original pieces and follows a diverse sequence of protagonists who struggle with fate, from a steel mill worker who is transformed by the brutal power of the furnaces he works with, to a fisherman who succumbs to an obsession while sailing through overfished waters
Storyline
Tone
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10619969
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
All the names they used for God : stories, Anjali Sachdeva
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.
Contents
The world by night -- Glass-lung -- Logging lake -- Killer of kings -- All the names for God -- Robert Greenman and the mermaid -- Anything you might want -- Manus -- Pleiades
Control code
986236597
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780399593000
Lccn
2017027249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)986236597
Label
All the names they used for God : stories, Anjali Sachdeva
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The world by night -- Glass-lung -- Logging lake -- Killer of kings -- All the names for God -- Robert Greenman and the mermaid -- Anything you might want -- Manus -- Pleiades
Control code
986236597
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780399593000
Lccn
2017027249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)986236597

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