The Resource The optimists, Andrew Miller, (ebook)

The optimists, Andrew Miller, (ebook)

Label
The optimists
Title
The optimists
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Miller
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Clem Glass was a successful photojournalist, firm in the belief that photographs could capture truth and beauty. Until he went to Africa and witnessed the aftermath of a genocidal massacre. Clem returns to London with his faith in human nature shattered and his life derailed. Nothing-work, love, sex- can rouse his interest and no other outlook can restore his faith. The one person Clem is able to connect with is his sister, who has made her own sudden retreat from reality into the shadows of mental illness, and he finds some peace nursing her back to health in rural Somerset. Then news arrives that offers him the chance to confront the source of his nightmares.From the celebrated author of Ingenious Pain and Oxygen, this is a masterfully rendered novel that explores the perilously thin line between self-delusion and optimism
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1961-
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Miller, Andrew
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Brothers and sisters
  • Mentally ill women
  • British
  • Photojournalism
  • Photographers
  • Genocide
  • Electronic books
  • Somerset (England)
  • Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
The optimists, Andrew Miller, (ebook)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544272255
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12024209
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12024209
System control number
MWT12024209
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The optimists, Andrew Miller, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544272255
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12024209
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12024209
System control number
MWT12024209
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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