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Number9dream : a novel

Author: David Mitchell
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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"In outward form, Number9Dream is a Dickensian coming -of-age journey: Young dreamer Eiji Miyake, from remote rural Japan, thrust out on his own by his sister's death and his mother's breakdown, comes to Tokyo in pursuit of the father who abandoned him. Stumbling around this strange, awesome city, he trips over and crosses - through a hidden destiny or just monstrously bad luck - a number of its secret power  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Mitchell
ISBN: 0375507264 9780375507267
OCLC Number: 47623868
Description: 400 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Number 9 dream
Number nine dream
Responsibility: David Mitchell.
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"In outward form, Number9Dream is a Dickensian coming -of-age journey: Young dreamer Eiji Miyake, from remote rural Japan, thrust out on his own by his sister's death and his mother's breakdown, comes to Tokyo in pursuit of the father who abandoned him. Stumbling around this strange, awesome city, he trips over and crosses - through a hidden destiny or just monstrously bad luck - a number of its secret power centers." From the bookjacket.

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