The casual vacancy
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New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
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Description
A big novel about a small town...When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock.Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty façade is a town at war.Rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war with their husbands, teachers at war with their pupils...Pagford is not what it first seems.And the empty seat left by Barry on the parish council soon becomes the catalyst for the biggest war the town has yet seen. Who will triumph in an election fraught with passion, duplicity, and unexpected revelations?A big novel about a small town, The Casual Vacancy is J.K. Rowling's first novel for adults. It is the work of a storyteller like no other.
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Book
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1st ed.
Physical Desc:
503 pages ; 25 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780316228534, 0316228532, 0316228583, 9780316228589
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Level 7.2, 28 Points
Lexile measure:
960

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Description
When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock. Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty facade is a town at war. Rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war with their husbands, teachers at war with their pupils, Pagford is not what it first seems. And the empty seat left by Barry on the town's council soon becomes the catalyst for the biggest war the town has yet seen. Who will triumph in an election fraught with passion, duplicity and unexpected revelations?
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APA Citation (style guide)

Rowling, J. K. (2012). The casual vacancy. New York: Little, Brown and Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rowling, J. K. 2012. The Casual Vacancy. New York: Little, Brown and Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rowling, J. K, The Casual Vacancy. New York: Little, Brown and Co, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rowling, J. K. The Casual Vacancy. New York: Little, Brown and Co, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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