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The snow queen

Author: Michael Cunningham
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A heartbroken man turns to religion after seeing a vision in the sky above Central Park while his musician brother takes drugs he thinks will help him compose a ballad for his seriously ill wife. This novel begins with a vision. It's November 2004. Barrett Meeks, having lost love yet again, is walking through Central Park when he is inspired to look up at the sky; there he sees a pale, translucent light that seems  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Cunningham
ISBN: 9780374266325 0374266328 9780007557677 0007557671
OCLC Number: 862053024
Description: 258 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Michael Cunningham.

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A vision appears in the sky above wintry New York and seems to exert an influence over two brothers, in this luminous, compassionate novel from the author of 'The Hours'.  Read more...

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'What gives "The Snow Queen" heft and substance is [Cunningham's] gift for language, and the precision with which he anatomises his characters' most secret thoughts. He writes beautifully ... he Read more...

 
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