The Resource Music of the ghosts, Vaddey Ratner, (electronic resource)

Music of the ghosts, Vaddey Ratner, (electronic resource)

Label
Music of the ghosts
Title
Music of the ghosts
Statement of responsibility
Vaddey Ratner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An astonishing and powerful new novel from PEN/Hemingway finalist Vaddey Ratner. Leaving the safety of America, Teera returns to Cambodia for the first time since her harrowing escape as a child refugee. She carries a letter from a man who mysteriously signs himself as "the Old Musician" and claims to have known her father in the Khmer Rouge prison where he disappeared twenty-five years ago. Arriving in Phnom Penh, Teera finds a society still in turmoil, where perpetrators and survivors of atrocity live side by side. Soon she meets a young doctor who carries his own memories of that time but also shows her a beautiful country on a fragile path of reconciliation. Meanwhile, the Old Musician anticipates the confession he must make. Together Teera and the Old Musician confront the truth of their intertwined past, weaving a melody that will leave both transformed, and freeing Teera to find a new home and a new love in the places she least expects
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ratner, Vaddey
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3618.A876
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • FICTION / Literary
  • Cambodia
  • Cambodia
Label
Music of the ghosts, Vaddey Ratner, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=339&titleID=2831055
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn953792641
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476795805
Lccn
2016033313
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8AAC9CE9-453F-4D90-B80F-6D7AF3C11B63
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o953792641
  • (OCoLC)953792641
Label
Music of the ghosts, Vaddey Ratner, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=339&titleID=2831055
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn953792641
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476795805
Lccn
2016033313
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
8AAC9CE9-453F-4D90-B80F-6D7AF3C11B63
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o953792641
  • (OCoLC)953792641

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