Bel Canto: A Novel

Title Bel Canto: A Novel
Book Number LP054190
Names Patchett, Ann.
Title Status Active
Medium Large Print
Language English
Annotation The private performance of lyric soprano Roxane Coss entices Japanese industrialist Katsumi Hosokawa to attend a party in his honor in South America. While the audience applauds, guerrillas occupy the mansion taking everyone hostage. As the outer world recedes, relationships between captors and captives come into play. Some strong language. PEN/Faulkner Award. 2001.
Local Subject Human Relationships - Fiction - HRF
Love Stories - Spicy Romance - ROX
ABLE - Staff picks - ABLE
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
Classics - CLA
Contemporary / Modern Fiction - MDF
Stage & Screen - Fiction - STGF
Adult Fiction - AF
Audience Notes Female narrator. NLS/BPH
Contains some strong language. NLS/BPH
Award winner. NLS/BPH
LC Subject Women singers - Fiction
Victims of terrorism - Fiction
Embassy buildings - Fiction
South America - Fiction
Hostages - Fiction
Large type books
Psychological fiction
Love stories
Downloadable books
Talking books
Crime stories
Political fiction
Psychological fiction
Call Number 813/.54
Released 2002
Publication Info 2002
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