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The Resource Home fire, Kamila Shamsie

Home fire, Kamila Shamsie

Label
Home fire
Title
Home fire
Statement of responsibility
Kamila Shamsie
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Suspenseful and heartbreaking story of a family ripped apart by secrets and driven to pit love against loyalty, with devastating consequences. Suddenly, two families' fates are inextricably, devastatingly entwined, in this searing novel that asks: What sacrifices will we make in the name of love?"--
  • Given a chance to resume a deferred dream years after raising her troubled siblings, Isma worries about the influence of a powerful politician's son who drives the family to choose between love and loyalty, with devastating consequences
Summary
Given a chance to resume a deferred dream years after raising her troubled siblings, Isma worries about the influence of a powerful politician's son who drives the family to choose between love and loyalty, with devastating consequences
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2017.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
  • Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, 2018.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10572987
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shamsie, Kamila
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1070L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PR9540.9.S485
LC item number
H66 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1070
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION / Political
Target audience
adult
Label
Home fire, Kamila Shamsie
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
Control code
21102077
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780735217683
Lccn
2017003238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn967524869
Label
Home fire, Kamila Shamsie
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
Control code
21102077
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780735217683
Lccn
2017003238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn967524869

Library Locations

    • Adams Public Library - GenevaBorrow it
      305 E. Line St., Geneva, IN, 46740, US
      40.592124 -84.958783
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