The Resource Family matters, Rohinton Mistry

Family matters, Rohinton Mistry

Label
Family matters
Title
Family matters
Statement of responsibility
Rohinton Mistry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nariman Vakeel, the elderly patriarch of a small, discordant family in Bombay, finds himself at the mercy of his ungrateful stepchildren when an injury requires him to have constant care, but as he struggles to put his family life back together, he learns some important lessons about familial love
Title
Family matters
Creator
Summary
In mid-1990s Bombay, Nariman Vakeel lives in a crumbling apartment with his two middle-aged stepchildren--the mild-mannered Jal and his domineering sister, Coomy, who plots to turn over the care of her stepfather to her younger sister, Roxana
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Kiriyama Prize for Fiction, 2002.
  • Canadian Authors Association Literary Awards, MOSAID Technologies Inc. Award for Fiction, 2003.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
069034
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Booklist starred
  • Pub Weekly
  • Kirkus Starred
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Rohinton Mistry
Label
Family matters, Rohinton Mistry
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • ZIONS-HUS
  • ZIONS-HUS
  • JENCO-NOR
  • JENCO-NOR
  • HMNTH-CIC
  • HMNTH-CIC
  • CARNG-ANG
  • CARNG-ANG
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WFLDW-WES
  • FLORA-FLO
  • FLORA-FLO
  • BENTN-FOW
  • BENTN-FOW
  • WINCH-WIN
  • WINCH-WIN
  • PERRY-TEL
  • PERRY-TEL
  • PBODY-COL
  • PBODY-COL
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
13965485
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
431 pages
Isbn
9780375403736
Lccn
02109566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
13965485
System control number
  • (InCu)BEDE5D713929415686C7AC87974C51F0
  • (IMchF)fol08523640

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