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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library Roth (Text) 33294001736495 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780670064014 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 0670064017
  • Physical Description: 280 p. ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Hamish Hamilton Canada, 2010.

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General Note:
Oct 10
Summary, etc.:
In 1944 Newark, devoted playground director Bucky Cantor, sidelined from the war due to his poor eyesight, watches in horror as the city's polio epidemic begins to ravage the children on his playground. -- Novelist.
Target Audience Note:
All Ages.
Subject: Suffering.
Anger.
Fear.
Polio epidemic.
Panic.
Newark (N.J.) > Social conditions > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre: Pshychological fiction.

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