The Resource A fire story, Brian Fies

A fire story, Brian Fies

Label
A fire story
Title
A fire story
Statement of responsibility
Brian Fies
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Early morning on Monday, October 9, 2017, wildfires burned through Northern California, resulting in 44 fatalities. In addition, 6,200 homes and 8,900 structures and were destroyed. Author Brian Fies’s firsthand account of this tragic event is an honest, unflinching depiction of his personal experiences, including losing his house and every possession he and his wife had that didn’t fit into the back of their car. In the days that followed, as the fires continued to burn through the area, Brian hastily pulled together A Fire Story and posted it online—it immediately went viral. He is now expanding his original webcomic to include environmental insight and the fire stories of his neighbors and others in his community. A Fire Story is an honest account of the wildfires that left homes destroyed, families broken, and a community determined to rebuild
Summary
Explores how the author and his family coped with the 2017 wildfires of Northern California that resulted in forty-four fatalities and the destruction of 6,200 homes
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10766459
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fies, Brian
Dewey number
363.379092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fies, Brian
  • Fies, Brian
  • Wildfires
  • Disaster victims
Target audience
adult
Label
A fire story, Brian Fies
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
153 pages
Isbn
9781419735851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
Label
A fire story, Brian Fies
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
153 pages
Isbn
9781419735851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations

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