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Of things gone astray, Janina Matthewson

Label
Of things gone astray
Title
Of things gone astray
Statement of responsibility
Janina Matthewson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A magical fable in which a group of characters all lose something dear to them: the front of their house, their piano keys, their sense of direction, their place of work. It is also the story of a young boy whose father brought them to London following his mother's death in an earthquake - a young boy who starts to find lost things.
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StDuBDS
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Matthewson, Janina
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6113
Literary form
novels
Summary expansion
Mrs Featherby had been having pleasant dreams until she woke to discover the front of her house had vanished overnight On a seemingly normal morning in London, a group of people all lose something dear to them, something dear but peculiar: the front of their house, their piano keys, their sense of direction, their place of work. Meanwhile, Jake, a young boy whose father brings him to London following his mothers sudden death in an earthquake, finds himself strangely attracted to other peoples lost things. But little does he realise that his most valuable possession is slipping away from him. Of Things Gone Astray is a magical fable about modern life and values. Perfect for fans of Andrew Kaufman and Cecelia Ahern
Label
Of things gone astray, Janina Matthewson
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Publication
Note
Originally published: 2014
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0023555239
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9780008100377
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Of things gone astray, Janina Matthewson
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2014
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0023555239
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9780008100377
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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