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The Resource Forensic songs, Mike McCormack

Forensic songs, Mike McCormack

Label
Forensic songs
Title
Forensic songs
Statement of responsibility
Mike McCormack
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In his second collection of short stories, Mike McCormack joins head and heart in a series of tales which weave a fluid vision of a world morphing between the real and the hyperreal. Amid much hollow laughter a prisoner is drawn from his cell in the middle of the night to play a video game; two rural guards ponder the security threat posed by the only man in Ireland not to have written his memoirs; a child tries to offset his destiny as a serial killer by petitioning his father for a beating; a late night American cop show becomes a savage analysis of a faltering marriage in the west of Ireland; two men turn up at the door of a slacker to give him news of his death and recruit him to some mysterious surveillance mission; an older brother worries about the health of his younger sibling; the prodigal son returns to reveal the fear and hypocrisy which lies at the heart of his brothers life. In twelve stories McCormack's characters find themselves trying to hold onto their identities in a world where love is too often and too easily obscured"--
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Cataloging source
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Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Forensic songs, Mike McCormack
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8B2BCF2D-F598-4865-BB42-3AF346E53CC0
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8ocm81627716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616954154
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8b2bcf2d-f598-4865-bb42-3af346e53cc0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Forensic songs, Mike McCormack
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=8B2BCF2D-F598-4865-BB42-3AF346E53CC0
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8ocm81627716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616954154
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8b2bcf2d-f598-4865-bb42-3af346e53cc0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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