The Resource Out in the open : a novel, Jesús Carrasco ; translated by Margaret Jull Costa

Out in the open : a novel, Jesús Carrasco ; translated by Margaret Jull Costa

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Out in the open : a novel
Title
Out in the open
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jesús Carrasco ; translated by Margaret Jull Costa
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Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"A searing dystopian vision of a young boy's flight through an unnamed, savaged country, searching for sanctuary and redemption--from one of Europe's bestselling literary stars. A young boy has fled his home. He's pursued by dangerous forces. What lies before him is an infinite, arid plain, one he must cross in order to escape those from whom he's fleeing. One night on the road, he meets an old goatherd, a man who lives simply but righteously, and from that moment on, their paths intertwine. Out in the Open tells the story of this journey through a drought-stricken country ruled by violence. A world where names and dates don't matter, where morals have drained away with the water. In this landscape the boy--not yet a lost cause--has the chance to choose hope and bravery, or to live forever mired in the cycle of violence in which he was raised. Carrasco has masterfully created a high stakes world, a dystopian tale of life and death, right and wrong, terror and salvation"--
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Out in the open
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Summary
Traces the flight of a young boy through a violent, drought-stricken country where a chance encounter with an elderly goatherd transforms both of their lives
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10570592
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Dewey number
863.7
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
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Jesus Carrasco ; translated by Margaret Jull Costa
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Out in the open : a novel, Jesús Carrasco ; translated by Margaret Jull Costa
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  • ALL_BRANCHES
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781594634369
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2016039405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
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.b15001696

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