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The Resource Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides

Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides

Label
Middlesex
Title
Middlesex
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Eugenides
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Calliope's friendship with a classmate and her sense of identity are compromised by the adolescent discovery that she is a hermaphrodite, a situation with roots in her grandparent's desperate struggle for survival in the 1920s
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Great Lakes Book Awards, Fiction category, 2003.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
069298
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.U4
LC item number
M53 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
830
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Book one: The silver spoon -- Matchmaking -- An immodest proposal -- The silk road -- Book two: Henry Ford's English-language melting pot -- Minotaurs -- Marriage on ice -- Tricknology -- Clarinet serenade -- News of the world -- Ex ovo omnia -- Book three: Home movies -- Opa! -- Middlesex -- The Mediterranean diet -- The wolverette -- Waxing lyrical -- The obscure object -- Tiresias in love -- Flesh and blood -- The gun on the wall -- Book four: The oracular vulva -- Looking myself up in Webster's -- Go West, young man -- Gender dysphoria in San Francisco -- Hermaphroditus -- Air-ride -- The last stop
Control code
2141217
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 529 p.
Isbn
9780374199692
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002019921
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm48951262
Label
Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides
Link
Publication
Contents
Book one: The silver spoon -- Matchmaking -- An immodest proposal -- The silk road -- Book two: Henry Ford's English-language melting pot -- Minotaurs -- Marriage on ice -- Tricknology -- Clarinet serenade -- News of the world -- Ex ovo omnia -- Book three: Home movies -- Opa! -- Middlesex -- The Mediterranean diet -- The wolverette -- Waxing lyrical -- The obscure object -- Tiresias in love -- Flesh and blood -- The gun on the wall -- Book four: The oracular vulva -- Looking myself up in Webster's -- Go West, young man -- Gender dysphoria in San Francisco -- Hermaphroditus -- Air-ride -- The last stop
Control code
2141217
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 529 p.
Isbn
9780374199692
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002019921
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm48951262

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