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The Resource There But For The

There But For The

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There But For The
Title
There But For The
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Summary
From the acclaimed, award-winning author—when a dinner-party guest named Miles locks himself in an upstairs room and refuses to come out, he sets off a media frenzy. He also sets in motion a mesmerizing puzzle of a novel, one that harnesses acrobatic verbal playfulness to a truly affecting story. Miles communicates only by cryptic notes slipped under the door. We see him through the eyes of four people who barely know him, ranging from a precocious child to a confused elderly woman. But while the characters’ wit and wordplay soar, their story remains profoundly grounded. As it probes our paradoxical need for both separation and true connection, There but for the balances cleverness with compassion, the surreal with the deeply, movingly real, in a way that only Ali Smith can
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Smith, Ali
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Literature
  • Fiction
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There But For The
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:543d6d00-748e-4ae6-abdf-8335635df356
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307379986
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
There But For The
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:543d6d00-748e-4ae6-abdf-8335635df356
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780307379986
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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