The Resource The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn

The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn

Label
The head of the saint
Title
The head of the saint
Statement of responsibility
Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Having arrived in Candeia, Brazil, starving and footsore, after walking sixteen days to fulfill his dying mother's last wishes, young Samuel takes up residence in an enormous, broken statue of Saint Anthony and finds that he can hear the prayers of the townspeople, despite his lack of faith
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Acioli, Socorro
Index
no index present
Intended audience
12 and up
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anthony
  • Homeless persons
  • Faith
  • Prayer
  • Fathers and sons
  • Paranormal fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Portuguese by Companhia das Letras, São Paulo, Brazil, in 2014. Originally published in English in hardcover by Hot Key Books, London, United Kingdom, in 2014. Work published with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Brazil/National Library Foundation."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn902986115
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780553537949
Lccn
2014048063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)902986115
Label
The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translation by Daniel Hahn
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Portuguese by Companhia das Letras, São Paulo, Brazil, in 2014. Originally published in English in hardcover by Hot Key Books, London, United Kingdom, in 2014. Work published with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Brazil/National Library Foundation."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn902986115
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780553537949
Lccn
2014048063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)902986115

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