All individuals ages two and older who enter Anne Arundel County Public Library buildings
are required to wear a mask, regardless of vaccination status.

Learn more about how AACPL is working to keep customers and staff safe.

Support AACPL's collections, services, programs and more by setting up a recurring gift. Click here to make your library better.

Three Brothers: A Novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Pub. Date:
2014
Language:
English
Description
Rapier-sharp, witty, intriguing, and mysterious: a new novel from Peter Ackroyd set in the London of the 1960s.

Three Brothers follows the fortunes of Harry, Daniel, and Sam Hanway, a trio of brothers born on a postwar council estate in Camden Town. Marked from the start by curious coincidence, each boy is forced to make his own way in the world—a world of dodgy deals and big business, of criminal gangs and crooked landlords, of newspaper magnates, backbiters, and petty thieves.
      London is the backdrop and the connecting fabric of these three lives, reinforcing Ackroyd's grand theme that place and history create, surround and engulf us. From bustling, cut-throat Fleet Street to hallowed London publishing houses, from the wealth and corruption of Chelsea to the smoky shadows of Limehouse and Hackney, this is an exploration of the city, peering down its streets, riding on its underground, and drinking in its pubs...
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780385538626
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work IDbaf4d4b8-1f7e-5417-696d-79cb0fe77a1e
Grouping Titlethree brothers
Grouping Authorpeter ackroyd
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-10-25 04:07:45AM
Last Indexed2021-10-25 04:51:38AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780385538619

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value0
accelerated_reader_reading_level0
authorPeter Ackroyd
author_displayPeter Ackroyd
available_at_aacplOnline OverDrive Collection
detailed_location_aacplOnline OverDrive Collection
display_descriptionRapier-sharp, witty, intriguing, and mysterious: a new novel from Peter Ackroyd set in the London of the 1960s.

Three Brothers follows the fortunes of Harry, Daniel, and Sam Hanway, a trio of brothers born on a postwar council estate in Camden Town. Marked from the start by curious coincidence, each boy is forced to make his own way in the world—a world of dodgy deals and big business, of criminal gangs and crooked landlords, of newspaper magnates, backbiters, and petty thieves.
      London is the backdrop and the connecting fabric of these three lives, reinforcing Ackroyd's grand theme that place and history create, surround and engulf us. From bustling, cut-throat Fleet Street to hallowed London publishing houses, from the wealth and corruption of Chelsea to the smoky shadows of Limehouse and Hackney, this is an exploration of the city, peering down its streets, riding on its underground, and drinking in its pubs...
format_aacpleBook
format_category_aacpleBook
idbaf4d4b8-1f7e-5417-696d-79cb0fe77a1e
isbn9780385538626
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
overdrive:25f7ca9a-f23b-4630-80cb-59774e9a8dab1Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook0falsetrueOverDriveAdobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive ReadAvailable Online
overdrive:25f7ca9a-f23b-4630-80cb-59774e9a8dab-1Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook3falsetrueOverDriveAdobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive ReadAvailable Online
last_indexed2021-10-25T08:51:38.072Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formFiction
literary_form_fullFiction
local_callnumber_aacplOnline OverDrive
owning_library_aacplAnne Arundel County Public Library Online
owning_location_aacplOnline OverDrive Collection
primary_isbn9780385538626
publishDate2014
publisherKnopf Doubleday Publishing Group
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical DescriptionAbridged
overdrive:25f7ca9a-f23b-4630-80cb-59774e9a8dabeBookeBookEnglishKnopf Doubleday Publishing Group2014
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_aacpl
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:25f7ca9a-f23b-4630-80cb-59774e9a8dab1Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
overdrive:25f7ca9a-f23b-4630-80cb-59774e9a8dab-1Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse
title_displayThree Brothers A Novel
title_fullThree Brothers A Novel
title_shortThree Brothers
title_subA Novel
topic_facetFiction
Historical Fiction
Literature