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The Resource The vanishers, Heidi Julavits

The vanishers, Heidi Julavits

Label
The vanishers
Title
The vanishers
Statement of responsibility
Heidi Julavits
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Julia Severn is a student at an elite institute for psychics. Her mentor, the legendary Madame Ackermann, subjects Julia to the humiliation of reliving her mother's suicide when Julia was an infant. As the two lock horns, and Julia gains power, Madame Ackermann launches a desperate psychic attack that leaves Julia the victim of a crippling ailment
Summary
A power struggle between a leading student at an elite institute for psychics and her jealous legendary mentor culminates in the student being forced to relive her mother's suicide during a brutal psychic attack that relegates her to a faceless job, from which she is recruited to track down a missing controversial artist
Storyline
Tone
Award
PEN New England Award for Fiction, 2013.
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10030846
Cataloging source
TOH
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Julavits, Heidi
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women psychics
  • Children of suicide victims
  • Missing persons
  • Mothers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Label
The vanishers, Heidi Julavits
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
21021525
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9780385523813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780385523813
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn774908910
  • (OCoLC)774908910
Label
The vanishers, Heidi Julavits
Publication
Copyright
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
21021525
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9780385523813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780385523813
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn774908910
  • (OCoLC)774908910

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