The Resource Golden child, a novel by Claire Adam, (large print)

Golden child, a novel by Claire Adam, (large print)

Label
Golden child
Title
Golden child
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Claire Adam
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rural Trinidad: a brick house on stilts surrounded by bush; a family, quietly surviving, just trying to live a decent life. Clyde, the father, works long, exhausting shifts at the petroleum plant in southern Trinidad; Joy, his wife, looks after the home. Their two sons, thirteen years old, wake early every morning to travel to the capital, Port of Spain, for school. They are twins but nothing alike: Paul has always been considered odd, while Peter is widely believed to be a genius, destined for greatness. When Paul goes walking in the bush one afternoon and doesn't come home, Clyde is forced to go looking for him, this child who has caused him endless trouble already, and who he has never really understood. And as the hours turn to days, and Clyde begins to understand Paul’s fate, his world shatters—leaving him faced with a decision no parent should ever have to make
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adam, Claire
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9272.9.A33
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Thorndike press large print basic
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Twins
  • Families
  • Choice (Psychology)
  • Trinidad
Target audience
adult
Label
Golden child, a novel by Claire Adam, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large Print Edition.
Extent
375 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432864545
Lccn
2019001521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Golden child, a novel by Claire Adam, (large print)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large Print Edition.
Extent
375 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432864545
Lccn
2019001521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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