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The Resource A house in the sky : a memoir, Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett

A house in the sky : a memoir, Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett

Label
A house in the sky : a memoir
Title
A house in the sky
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the memoir of journalist Amanda Lindhout, who spent fifteen months in captivity in Somalia
Summary
Documents the author's backpacking tours through some of the world's most dangerous and war-ridden regions, describing her work as a fledgling television reporter, her brutal 15-month incarceration in Somalia and her founding of a non-profit organization to promote aid, development and education. 150,000 first printing.
Tone
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2013
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10217184
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal Starred, September 2013
  • Booklist starred, September 2013
  • Pub Weekly, June 2013
  • Kirkus Starred, July 2013
  • Library Journal Starred
  • Booklist starred
  • Pub Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lindhout, Amanda
Dewey number
  • 070/.92
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PN4913.L495
LC item number
A3 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Corbett, Sara
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lindhout, Amanda
  • Journalists
  • Hostages
  • Somalia
  • Lindhout, Amanda
  • Journalists
  • Hostages
  • Somalia
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
Summary expansion
ATLAS
Target audience
adult
Label
A house in the sky : a memoir, Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/1247/606/9781451645606/image/lgcover.9781451645606.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21415372
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
373 p.
Isbn
9781451645606
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2013016015
System control number
  • (rplri)135450
  • (IMchF)fol14781272
Label
A house in the sky : a memoir, Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/1247/606/9781451645606/image/lgcover.9781451645606.jpg
Publication
Control code
21415372
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
373 p.
Isbn
9781451645606
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2013016015
System control number
  • (rplri)135450
  • (IMchF)fol14781272

Library Locations

    • Fulton County Public Library - Fulton BranchBorrow it
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