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The Resource Shoeless Joe, W.P. Kinsella

Shoeless Joe, W.P. Kinsella

Label
Shoeless Joe
Title
Shoeless Joe
Statement of responsibility
W.P. Kinsella
Title variation
Field of dreams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ray Kinsella's fanatic love of baseball drives him to build a baseball stadium in his corn field and kidnap the author, J.D. Salinger, and bring him to a baseball game
Summary
One day while out in his corn field, Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella hears a voice saying, "If you build it, he will come." "He," of course, is Ray's hero, Shoeless Joe Jackson. "It" is a baseball stadium, which Ray carves out of his corn field
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Books in Canada First Novel Award, 1982.
  • Canadian Authors Association Literary Awards, MOSAID Technologies Inc. Award for Fiction, 1983.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
038359
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kinsella, W. P
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1020
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, Joe
  • Baseball stories
  • Baseball players
  • Farmers
Target audience
adult
Label
Shoeless Joe, W.P. Kinsella
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Mariner Book."
  • "Winner of a Houghton Mifflin Literary Fellowship award."
  • Reprint. Originally published: 1982
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13924903
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
265 pages
Isbn
9780395957738
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
BL 99006515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (AU)BK0003239746
  • (OCoLC)41416409
Label
Shoeless Joe, W.P. Kinsella
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Mariner Book."
  • "Winner of a Houghton Mifflin Literary Fellowship award."
  • Reprint. Originally published: 1982
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13924903
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
265 pages
Isbn
9780395957738
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
BL 99006515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (AU)BK0003239746
  • (OCoLC)41416409

Library Locations

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      333 W. Hoover St., Westfield, IN, 46074, US
      40.049858 -86.130968

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