The Resource Swimming home : a novel, Deborah Levy with an introduction by Tom McCarthy

Swimming home : a novel, Deborah Levy with an introduction by Tom McCarthy

Label
Swimming home : a novel
Title
Swimming home
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Levy with an introduction by Tom McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As he arrives with his family at the villa in the hills above Nice, Joe sees a body in the swimming pool. But the girl is very much alive. She is Kitty Finch: a self-proclaimed botanist with green-painted fingernails, walking naked out of the water and into the heart of their holiday. Why is she there? What does she want from them all? And why does Joe's enigmatic wife allow her to remain?
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160061
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levy, Deborah
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Vacations
  • Botanists
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Riviera (France)
Target audience
adult
Label
Swimming home : a novel, Deborah Levy with an introduction by Tom McCarthy
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
21 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
viii, 157 pages
Isbn
9781620401699
Lccn
2012037285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Swimming home : a novel, Deborah Levy with an introduction by Tom McCarthy
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
21 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
viii, 157 pages
Isbn
9781620401699
Lccn
2012037285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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