The Resource The Room, Jonas Karlsson, (electronic resource)

The Room, Jonas Karlsson, (electronic resource)

Label
The Room
Title
The Room
Statement of responsibility
Jonas Karlsson
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Language
eng
Summary
Funny, clever, surreal, and thought-provoking, this Kafkaesque masterpiece introduces the unforgettable Bjorn, an exceptionally meticulous office worker striving to live life on his own terms. Bjorn is a compulsive, meticulous bureaucrat who discovers a secret room at the government office where he works--a secret room that no one else in his office will acknowledge. When Bjorn is in his room, what his co-workers see is him standing by the wall and staring off into space looking dazed, relaxed, and decidedly creepy. Bjorn's bizarre behavior eventually leads his co-workers to try and have him fired, but Bjorn will turn the tables on them with help from his secret room. Debut author Jonas Karlsson doesn't leave a word out of place in this brilliant, bizarre, delightful take on how far we will go--in a world ruled by conformity--to live an individual and examined life
Accompanying matter
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Karlsson, Jonas
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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1964-
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  • Newbern, George
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Short Stories
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Label
The Room, Jonas Karlsson, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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stereophonic
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Form of item
online
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not applicable
Isbn
9780553410006
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sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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unknown
Stock number
C2743E4A-C7A6-48F1-9CAD-2FDDAA171D00
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  • 1183131
  • 1183131
  • 1183131
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  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • OverDrive Listen
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Label
The Room, Jonas Karlsson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780553410006
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
C2743E4A-C7A6-48F1-9CAD-2FDDAA171D00
System control number
  • 1183131
  • 1183131
  • 1183131
System details
  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • OverDrive Listen
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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