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The Resource Lovecraft country, Matt Ruff

Lovecraft country, Matt Ruff

Label
Lovecraft country
Title
Lovecraft country
Statement of responsibility
Matt Ruff
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chicago, 1954. When his father Montrose goes missing, 22-year-old Army veteran Atticus Turner embarks on a road trip to New England to find him, accompanied by his Uncle George-publisher of The Safe Negro Travel Guide-and his childhood friend Letitia. On their journey to the manor of Mr. Braithwhite-heir to the estate that owned one of Atticus's ancestors-they encounter both mundane terrors of white America and malevolent spirits that seem straight out of the weird tales George devours
Summary
A chimerical blend of magic, power, hope, and freedom that stretches across time, touching diverse members of two black families,Lovecraft Country is a devastating kaleidoscopic portrait of racism—the terrifying specter that continues to haunt us today
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
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10460334
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Ruff, Matt,
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.U3615
LC item number
L68 2016
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Lovecraft, H. P.
  • African Americans
  • Kidnapping
  • Occultists
  • Missing persons
  • Race relations
Target audience
adult
Label
Lovecraft country, Matt Ruff
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20479590
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9780062292063
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
bl2015057473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Lovecraft country, Matt Ruff
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20479590
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9780062292063
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
bl2015057473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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