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The phone booth at the edge of the world : a novel / Laura Imai Messina ; translated from the Italian by Lucy Rand.

Imai Messina, Laura, (author.). Rand, Lucy, (translator.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FIC MESSINA PHO (Text) 34207002367879 Adult Fiction Checked out 04/19/2021
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville F MESSINA (Text) 78321000032190 Adult Fiction In process -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch NEW FICTION IMAI.MESSINA (Text) 37516002066099 Adult New Book Shelf-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC IMA (Text) 37323005535797 NEW-BKS Checked out 04/27/2021
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library FIC IMA (Text) 78551000550620 New Books Checked out 04/21/2021
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library FIC MESS (Text) 38650833523234 Adult Fiction Checked out 04/24/2021
Putnam County Public Library - Main PUTNM72386 (Text) PUTNM72386 New Book Section In process -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library F IMA (Text) 78731000521085 New Fiction Available -
  Donated by: The Friends of the Library Foundation
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley FICTION IMAI MESSINA LAURA (Text) 30402004802205 NEW FICTION Checked out 04/23/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419754302
  • ISBN: 1419754300
  • Physical Description: 400 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : The Overlook Press, 2021.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
After losing both her mother and her daughter in the Japanese tsunami of March 2011, Yui continues on, alone with her grief, but when she hears about a man with an old disused telephone booth in his garden where those who have lost loved ones can speak to them and start to come to terms with their grief, Yui makes her own pilgrimage to the phone booth.
Subject: Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami, Japan, 2011 > Fiction.
Grief > Fiction.
Bereavement > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
Telephone booths > Fiction.
Pilgrims and pilgrimages > Fiction.
Japan > Fiction.
Genre: Novels.

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