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The Resource H is for Hawk, Helen Macdonald, (electronic resource)

H is for Hawk, Helen Macdonald, (electronic resource)

Label
H is for Hawk
Title
H is for Hawk
Statement of responsibility
Helen Macdonald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
ON MORE THAN 25 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR LISTS: including TIME (#1 Nonfiction Book), NPR, O, The Oprah Magazine (10 Favorite Books), Vogue (Top 10), Vanity Fair, Washington Post, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Seattle Times, San Francisco Chronicle (Top 10), Miami Herald, St. Louis Post Dispatch, Minneapolis Star Tribune (Top 10), Library Journal (Top 10), Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, Slate, Shelf Awareness, Book Riot, Amazon (Top 20)The instant New York Times bestseller and award-winning sensation, Helen Macdonald's story of adopting and raising one of nature's most vicious predators has soared into the hearts of millions of readers worldwide. Fierce and feral, her goshawk Mabel's temperament mirrors Helen's own state of grief after her father's death, and together raptor and human "discover the pain and beauty of being alive" (People). H Is for Hawk is a genre-defying debut from one of our most unique and transcendent voices
Summary
Recounts how the author, an experienced falconer grieving the sudden death of her father, endeavored to train for the first time a dangerous goshawk predator as part of her personal recovery
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
  • Costa Biography Award, 2014.
  • Costa Book of the Year Award, 2014
  • Library Journal Best Books 2015
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2015
  • Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10392024
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
598.9/44
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
H is for Hawk, Helen Macdonald, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11778492
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11778492
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780802191670
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11778492
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11778492
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
H is for Hawk, Helen Macdonald, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11778492
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11778492
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780802191670
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11778492
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11778492
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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