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The Resource A clue to the exit : a novel, Edward St. Aubyn

A clue to the exit : a novel, Edward St. Aubyn

Label
A clue to the exit : a novel
Title
A clue to the exit
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Edward St. Aubyn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charlie Fairburn, successful screenwriter of "Aliens with a Human Heart, ex-husband and absent father, has been given six months to live. He resolves to stake half his fortune on a couple of turns of the roulette wheel and, to his agent's disgust, to write a novel - about death. Set on a train, it involves a group of characters locked in a debate about the nature of consciousness. As the train gets stuck at Didcot Junction, Charlie becomes more passionately entangled with the dangerous young woman who is his nemesis
Summary
Deciding to spend the rest of his life riding a train, gambling, and writing a novel about death after learning he has only six months to live, a successful screenwriter becomes involved with familiar characters
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10438642
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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St. Aubyn, Edward
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Authors
  • Women gamblers
  • Terminally ill
Target audience
general
Label
A clue to the exit : a novel, Edward St. Aubyn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9781250046031
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Lccn
2015018598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)909198576
Label
A clue to the exit : a novel, Edward St. Aubyn
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9781250046031
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Lccn
2015018598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)909198576

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