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The Resource Martin Marten : a novel, Brian Doyle

Martin Marten : a novel, Brian Doyle

Label
Martin Marten : a novel
Title
Martin Marten
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Brian Doyle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Dave is fourteen years old, living with his family in a cabin on Oregon's Mount Hood (or as Dave prefers to call it, like the Native Americans once did, Wy'east). He is entering high school, adulthood on the horizon not far off in distance, and contemplating a future away from his mother, father, and his precocious younger sister. And Dave is not the only one approaching adulthood and its freedoms on Wy'east that summer. Martin, a pine marten (a small animal of the deep woods, of the otter/mink family), is leaving his own mother and siblings and setting off on his own as well. As Martin and Dave's paths cross on forest trails and rocky mountaintops, they and we witness the full, unknowable breadth and vast sweep of life, and the awe inspiring interconnectedness of the world and its many inhabitants, human and otherwise. Martin Marten is a coming of age tale like no other, told in Brian Doyle's joyous, rollicking style"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3604.O9547
LC item number
M37 2015
Literary form
fiction
Label
Martin Marten : a novel, Brian Doyle
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/201/9781250045201/image/lgcover.9781250045201.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1576532
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 309 pages
Isbn
9781250045201
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014040685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1576532
  • (Sirsi) 1576532
  • (OCoLC)895500582
Label
Martin Marten : a novel, Brian Doyle
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/201/9781250045201/image/lgcover.9781250045201.jpg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1576532
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 309 pages
Isbn
9781250045201
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014040685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1576532
  • (Sirsi) 1576532
  • (OCoLC)895500582

Library Locations

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      345 Main Street, North Andover, MA, 01845, US
      42.6961299 -71.1263305
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