The Resource Fractures : a novel, Lamar Herrin

Fractures : a novel, Lamar Herrin

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Fractures : a novel
Title
Fractures
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lamar Herrin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Thousand Acres and Empire Falls meet during the present hydrofracking controversy as a beleaguered patriarch must decide the fate of his land and children in this enveloping family drama. The Joyner family sits atop prime Marcellus Shale. When landmen for the natural gas companies begin to lease property all around the family<U+2019>s hundred acres, the Joyners start to take notice. Undecided on whether or not to lease the family land, Frank Joyner must weigh his heirs<U+2019> competing motivations. All of this culminates as a looming history of family tragedy resurfaces. A sprawling family novel, Fractures follows each Joyner as the controversial hydrofracking issue slowly exacerbates underlying passions and demons. With echoes of Jonathan Franzen<U+2019>s Freedom, Fractures takes its reader deep into the beating heart and hearth of a family divided
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.E754
LC item number
F73 2013
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
Fractures : a novel, Lamar Herrin
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Fractures : a novel, Lamar Herrin
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781250032768
Lccn
2013023588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 17802411
  • 1045206

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