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The Resource Telegraph Avenue

Telegraph Avenue

Label
Telegraph Avenue
Title
Telegraph Avenue
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Summary
"An immensely gifted writer and magical prose stylist."—Michiko Kakutani, New York Times New York Times bestselling, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Michael Chabon has transported readers to wonderful places: to New York City during the Golden Age of comic books (The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay); to an imaginary Jewish homeland in Sitka, Alaska (The Yiddish Policemen's Union); to discover The Mysteries of Pittsburgh. Now he takes us to Telegraph Avenue in a big-hearted and exhilarating novel that explores the profoundly intertwined lives of two Oakland, California families, one black and one white. In Telegraph Avenue, Chabon lovingly creates a world grounded in pop culture—Kung Fu, '70s Blaxploitation films, vinyl LPs, jazz and soul music—and delivers a bravura epic of friendship, race, and secret histories
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Telegraph Avenue
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:5d983976-7a7e-48c3-b149-98f87c6cf631
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780062124609
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Telegraph Avenue
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:5d983976-7a7e-48c3-b149-98f87c6cf631
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780062124609
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      5111 Jessamine, Bellaire, TX, 77401, US
      29.701745 -95.469561
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