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A very minor prophet : a novel, James Bernard Frost

Label
A very minor prophet : a novel
Title
A very minor prophet
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
James Bernard Frost
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Very Minor Prophet is the story of how Barth Flynn, a barista swimming upstream against purposelessness in Portland, Oregon, becomes the faithful scribe of Joseph Patrick Booker. Booker is a dwarf preacher who serves Voodoo donuts, Stumptown coffee, and, while his congregation throws PBR cans at him, rants about George W. Bush during the height of the 2004 presidential election. Barth's Portland is a world of bikes, zines, and cheap beer, but it's also a confined world, full of the desperate search to find meaning. In this lonely setting, Barth passes time learning trivial details, like the
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frost, James Bernard
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.R65
LC item number
V47 2011eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Bartenders
  • City and town life
  • Clergy
  • Male friendship
  • Portland (Or.)
  • FICTION
  • Bartenders
  • City and town life
  • Clergy
  • Male friendship
  • Oregon
Label
A very minor prophet : a novel, James Bernard Frost
Instantiates
Publication
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
769187706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780983477556
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
257b6558-66ff-431a-9078-0e22e95f0ffe
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769187706
Label
A very minor prophet : a novel, James Bernard Frost
Publication
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
769187706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780983477556
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
257b6558-66ff-431a-9078-0e22e95f0ffe
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769187706

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