The Resource The accidental tourist, Anne Tyler

The accidental tourist, Anne Tyler

Label
The accidental tourist
Title
The accidental tourist
Statement of responsibility
Anne Tyler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Macon Leary hates to travel. He is someone who travels through life accidentally. Things just happen to him--the senseless death of his child, the baffling desertion of his wife, even his involvement with Muriel, the frizzy-haired, stiletto-heeled, non-stop talker from the kennel where he boards his dog
Title
The accidental tourist
Creator
Summary
A travel writer who hates to travel, and to whom "things just happen," becomes involved with an unusual woman following the desertion of his wife
Subject
Genre
Story line
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1985.
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
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060022
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.Y45
LC item number
A64 1985
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
adult
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Anne Tyler
The accidental tourist, Anne Tyler
Label
The accidental tourist, Anne Tyler
Publication
Control code
20732
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
355 p.
Isbn
9780394546896
Lccn
85040161
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