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The Resource Asleep, Banana Yoshimoto ; translated from the Japanese by Michael Emmerich

Asleep, Banana Yoshimoto ; translated from the Japanese by Michael Emmerich

Label
Asleep
Title
Asleep
Statement of responsibility
Banana Yoshimoto ; translated from the Japanese by Michael Emmerich
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
Already an international bestseller, "Asleep" comprises three novellas of women bewitched into a spiritual sleep. One, mourning a lost lover, finds herself sleepwalking. Another, who has embarked on a relationship with a man whose wife is in a coma, finds herself suddenly unable to stay awake. And a third finds her sleep haunted by a woman she was once pitted against in a love triangle
Member of
Summary
Three novellas narrate the individual stories of three women, all bewitched into a spiritual sleep--a sleepwalker mourning a lost love, a woman unable to remain awake who is involved in an affair with a man whose wife is in a coma, and a woman whose dreams are haunted by a woman she once confronted in a love triangle
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
063930
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yoshimoto, Banana
Dewey number
895.6/35
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL865.O7138
LC item number
S5413 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Emmerich, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Women
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Short stories
Target audience
adult
Label
Asleep, Banana Yoshimoto ; translated from the Japanese by Michael Emmerich
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
Contents
  • Night and night's travelers
  • Love songs
  • Asleep
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
177 pages
Isbn
9780802116697
Lccn
99088699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42980262
  • (OCoLC)ocm42980262
  • 568139
Label
Asleep, Banana Yoshimoto ; translated from the Japanese by Michael Emmerich
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
Contents
  • Night and night's travelers
  • Love songs
  • Asleep
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
177 pages
Isbn
9780802116697
Lccn
99088699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42980262
  • (OCoLC)ocm42980262
  • 568139

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