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The reader: a novel

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New York : Pantheon, c1997.
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218 pages ; 20 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.7 - AR Pts: 7
Severna Park Library - Adult Fiction
Hailed for its coiled eroticism and the moral claims it makes upon the reader, this mesmerizing novel is a story of love and secrets, horror and compassion, unfolding against the haunted landscape of postwar Germany. When he falls ill on his way home from school, fifteen-year-old Michael Berg is rescued by Hanna, a woman twice his age. In time she becomes his lover--then she inexplicably disappears. When Michael next sees her, he is a young law student, and she is on trial for a hideous crime. As he watches her refuse to defend her innocence, Michael gradually realizes that Hanna may be guarding a secret she considers more shameful than murder.
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0375707972 (pbk.-Vintage) :, 0679442790 (hbk) :, 9780375707971 (pbk.) :
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APA Citation (style guide)

Schlink, B., & Janeway, C. B. (1997). The reader: a novel. New York: Pantheon.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Schlink, Bernhard and Carol Brown. Janeway. 1997. The Reader: A Novel. New York: Pantheon.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Schlink, Bernhard and Carol Brown. Janeway, The Reader: A Novel. New York: Pantheon, 1997.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Schlink, Bernhard., and Carol Brown Janeway. The Reader: A Novel. New York: Pantheon, 1997. 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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