The Resource H(a)ppy, Nicola Barker

H(a)ppy, Nicola Barker

Label
H(a)ppy
Title
H(a)ppy
Statement of responsibility
Nicola Barker
Title variation
Happy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Imagine a perfect world where everything is known, where everything is open, where there can be no doubt, no hatred, no poverty, no greed. Imagine a System which both nurtures and protects. A Community which nourishes and sustains. An infinite world. A world without sickness, without death. A world without God. A world without fear. Could you...might you be happy there? H(A)PPY is a post-post apocalyptic Alice in Wonderland, a story which tells itself and then consumes itself. It's a place where language glows, where words buzz and sparkle and finally implode. It's a novel which twists and writhes with all the terrifying precision of a tiny fish in an Escher lithograph - a book where the mere telling of a story is the end of certainty
Awards note
  • Goldsmiths Prize (U.K.): Winner, 2017.
  • Women's Prize for Fiction: Longlist, 2018.
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
H(a)ppy, Nicola Barker
Label
H(a)ppy, Nicola Barker
Publication
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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
ocn961009442
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9781785151149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)961009442

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