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The Resource The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao, Junot Díaz

The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao, Junot Díaz

Label
The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao
Title
The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao
Statement of responsibility
Junot Díaz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Living with an old-world mother and rebellious sister, an urban New Jersey misfit dreams of becoming the next J. R. R. Tolkien and believes that a long-standing family curse is thwarting his efforts to find love and happiness
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Fiction, 2008.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • Massachusetts Book Awards, Fiction Award, 2008.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2008.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
172422
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao, Junot Díaz
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
339 p.
Isbn
9781594489587
Lccn
2007017251
System control number
(OCoLC)123539681
Label
The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao, Junot Díaz
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
339 p.
Isbn
9781594489587
Lccn
2007017251
System control number
(OCoLC)123539681

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