We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to the library. Find a location near you.

Confession of the lioness: [a novel]

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pub. Date:
2015
Language:
English
Description
A dark, poetic mystery about the women of the remote village of Kulumani and the lionesses that hunt them Told through two haunting, interwoven diaries, Mia Couto's "Confession of the Lioness" reveals the mysterious world of Kulumani, an isolated village in Mozambique whose traditions and beliefs are threatened when ghostlike lionesses begin hunting the women who live there.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Copies In LINK+
Loading LINK+ Copies...
More Details
ISBN:
9780374129231
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work IDad029aa2-6fc6-c839-8ae0-a5f6b98c9a3f
Grouping Titleconfession of the lioness
Grouping Authormia couto
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2024-05-25 02:14:20AM
Last Indexed2024-05-25 02:30:02AM

Solr Fields

accelerated_reader_point_value
0
accelerated_reader_reading_level
0
auth_author2
Brookshaw, David
author
Couto, Mia, 1955-
author2-role
Brookshaw, David,translator
author_display
Couto, Mia
available_at_catalog
Central
Fair Oaks
detailed_location_catalog
Central
Fair Oaks
display_description
A dark, poetic mystery about the women of the remote village of Kulumani and the lionesses that hunt them Told through two haunting, interwoven diaries, Mia Couto's "Confession of the Lioness" reveals the mysterious world of Kulumani, an isolated village in Mozambique whose traditions and beliefs are threatened when ghostlike lionesses begin hunting the women who live there.
format_catalog
Book
format_category_catalog
Books
id
ad029aa2-6fc6-c839-8ae0-a5f6b98c9a3f
isbn
9780374129231
itype_catalog
Adult Fiction
last_indexed
2024-05-25T09:30:02.694Z
lexile_score
-1
literary_form
Fiction
literary_form_full
Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog
FICTION Couto, M.
owning_library_catalog
Sacramento Public Library
owning_location_catalog
Central
Fair Oaks
primary_isbn
9780374129231
publishDate
2015
publisher
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
recordtype
grouped_work
subject_facet
Lion attacks -- Fiction
Male domination (Social structure) -- Fiction
Spirits -- Fiction
Suspense fiction
Villages -- Mozambique -- Fiction
Women -- Mozambique -- Fiction
title_display
Confession of the lioness :
title_full
Confession of the lioness : [a novel] / Mia Couto ; translated from the Portuguese by David Brookshaw
title_short
Confession of the lioness
title_sub
[a novel]
topic_facet
Lion attacks
Male domination (Social structure)
Spirits
Villages
Women

Solr Details Tables

item_details

Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent URLDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocation
ils:.b2370813x.i72324648CentralFICTION Couto, M.1falsefalseOn Shelfcenag
ils:.b2370813x.i72324661Fair OaksFICTION Couto, M.1falsefalseOn Shelffaiag

record_details

Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical DescriptionAbridged
ils:.b2370813xBookBooksFirst American editionEnglishFarrar, Straus and Giroux2015x, 192 pages ; 22 cm.

scoping_details_catalog

Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b2370813x.i72324648On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruetruefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 18, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 31, 32, 33, 34, 36, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 12011
ils:.b2370813x.i72324661On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruetruefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 18, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 31, 32, 33, 34, 36, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 12011