The Resource Thirty-seven, a novel by Peter Stenson

Thirty-seven, a novel by Peter Stenson

Label
Thirty-seven
Title
Thirty-seven
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Peter Stenson
Title variation
37
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Survivors, their members known only by the order in which they joined, live alone in a rural Colorado mansion. They believe that sickness bears honesty, and that honesty bears change. Fueled by the ritualized Cytoxan treatments that leave them on the verge of death, they instigate the Day of Gifts, a day that spells shocking violence and the group’s demise. Enter Mason Hues, formerly known as Thirty-Seven, the group’s final member and the only one both alive and free. Eighteen years old and living in a spartan apartment after his release from a year of intensive mental health counseling, he takes a job at a thrift shop and expects to while away his days as quietly and unobtrusively as possible. But when his enigmatic boss Talley learns his secret, she comes to believe that there is still hope in the Survivor philosophy. She pushes Mason to start the group over again―this time with himself as One. Part Fight Club, part The Girls, and entirely unlike anything you’ve ever experienced, Peter Stenson’s Thirty-Seven is an audacious and austere novel that explores our need to belong. Our need to be loved. Our need to believe in something greater than ourselves, and ultimately our capacity for self-delusion
Storyline
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10624198
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stenson, Peter
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.T4764777
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Death
  • Cults
Target audience
adult
Label
Thirty-seven, a novel by Peter Stenson
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9781945814310
Lccn
2017003745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Thirty-seven, a novel by Peter Stenson
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
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9781945814310
Lccn
2017003745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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