8 edition of When borne across found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-222) and index.
|LC Classifications||PR9492.5 .G47 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 230 p. :|
|Number of Pages||230|
|ISBN 10||0813533449, 0813533457|
|LC Control Number||2003009685|
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Borne. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, In an unnamed post-apocalyptic city menaced by a giant flying bear named Mord, the narrator Rachel discovers a strange object that she comes to call Borne.
“Borne,” Jeff Vandermeer’s lyrical and harrowing new novel, may be the most beautifully written, and believable, post-apocalyptic tale in recent memory: A considerable achievement.
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[Bishnupriya Ghosh] Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Bishnupriya Ghosh. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Named one of the best books of by The Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, PopSugar, Financial Times, Chicago Review of Books, Huffington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, Thrillist, Book Riot, National Post (Canada), Kirkus and Publishers Weekly“Am I a person?” Borne asked me.“Yes, you are a person,” I told him.
“But like a person, you can be a weapon, too.”In Borne, a young 4/5(27).Borne (Book): VanderMeer, Jeff: "From the author of the Southern Reach Trilogy comes a story about two humans, and two creatures. The humans are Rachel and Wick--a scavenger and a drug dealer--both with too many secrets and fears, ready with traps to be set and sprung.
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