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Available copies

  • 7 of 39 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 0 of 3 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

Current holds

33 current holds with 39 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library 823.9200 (Text) 39493sr082031 On Order On order -
Hudson (Fontana) F CLARKE (Text) 39493109979007 Adult New Fiction In transit -
Jackson County Public Library 823.9200 (Text) JCPL0914AD10 On Order On order -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781635575637
  • ISBN: 163557563X
  • Physical Description: 245 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A novel"--Jacket.
Summary, etc.:
"From the New York Times bestselling author of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, an intoxicating, hypnotic new novel set in a dreamlike alternative reality. Piranesi's house is no ordinary building: its rooms are infinite, its corridors endless, its walls are lined with thousands upon thousands of statues, each one different from all the others. Within the labyrinth of halls an ocean is imprisoned; waves thunder up staircases, rooms are flooded in an instant. But Piranesi is not afraid; he understands the tides as he understands the pattern of the labyrinth itself. He lives to explore the house. There is one other person in the house-a man called The Other, who visits Piranesi twice a week and asks for help with research into A Great and Secret Knowledge. But as Piranesi explores, evidence emerges of another person, and a terrible truth begins to unravel, revealing a world beyond the one Piranesi has always known. For readers of Neil Gaiman's The Ocean at the End of the Lane and fans of Madeline Miller's Circe, Piranesi introduces an astonishing new world, an infinite labyrinth, full of startling images and surreal beauty, haunted by the tides and the clouds."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Curiosities and wonders > Fiction.
Dwellings > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Labyrinths > Fiction.
Strangers > Fiction.
Prophecies > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Genre: Magic realist fiction.
Fantasy fiction.

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