The Resource Ways to disappear : a novel, Idra Novey

Ways to disappear : a novel, Idra Novey

Label
Ways to disappear : a novel
Title
Ways to disappear
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Idra Novey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
New York Times "An elegant page-turner....Charges forward with the momentum of a bullet." --New York Times Book Review For fans of Robin Sloan's Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore Deep in gambling debt, the celebrated Brazilian writer Beatriz Yagoda is last seen holding a suitcase and a cigar and climbing into an almond tree. She abruptly vanishes. In snowy Pittsburgh, her American translator Emma hears the news and, against the wishes of her boyfriend and Beatriz's two grown children, flies immediately to Brazil. There, in the sticky, sugary heat of Rio, Emma and her author's children conspire to solve the mystery of Yagoda's curious disappearance and staunch the colorful demands of her various outstanding affairs: the rapacious loan shark with a zeal for severing body parts, and the washed-up and disillusioned editor who launched Yagoda's career years earlier. Idra Novey's exhilarating debut is both a novel of ideas and a novel of intrigue, an innovative combination of mystery, noir, and humor
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Novey, Idra
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3614.O928
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Brazil
  • FICTION / General
  • Authors
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Brazil
Label
Ways to disappear : a novel, Idra Novey
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn936322609
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316298483
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
49F9C872-5FA2-48F9-A166-AE08DAB91C23
System control number
(OCoLC)936322609
Label
Ways to disappear : a novel, Idra Novey
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn936322609
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316298483
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
49F9C872-5FA2-48F9-A166-AE08DAB91C23
System control number
(OCoLC)936322609

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