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The world according to Tom Hanks : the life, the obsessions, the good deeds of America's most decent guy / Gavin Edwards ; illustrated by R. Sikoryak.

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  • 3 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B HANKS EDW (Text) 34207002196666 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 791.4302 EDWARDS (Text) 9781538712207S On Order On order -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon B HANKS (Text) 34330513292053 Adult - New Non-Fiction Books In process -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 921 HAN (Text) 37323005414514 NEW-BKS Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library B HAN (Text) 78551000538815 Biography Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle ON-ORDER 1/NON-FIC (Text) NCSTL9781538712207 On Order On order -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 921 Hanks (Text) 31208912599976 new non-fiction Checked out 11/23/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538712207
  • ISBN: 1538712202
  • Physical Description: 345 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First paper-overboard edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2018

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Formatted Contents Note:
Preface: The nice manifesto -- Section One: A brief history of Tom -- Section Two: The Ten Commandments of Tom Hanks -- Section Three: The films of Tom Hanks.
Summary, etc.:
An entertaining and insightful homage to Tom Hanks, America's favorite movie star, from the New York Times bestselling author of the cult sensation "The Tao of Bill Murray." In "The World According to Tom Hanks," through deep research and interviews, Gavin Edwards will explore and celebrate how Tom Hanks" lives his life, mirroring the way that he embodies optimism and integrity in his movie roles. This book, paired with original illustrations from acclaimed illustrator R. Sikoryak, will give insight into the actor by collecting the best stories about how he behaves in the world, providing a loving retrospective of his film career, and putting it all into the context of his all-American philosophy. Publisher's marketing.
Subject: Hanks, Tom.
Motion picture actors and actresses > United States > Biography.

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