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Uncommon type : some stories / Tom Hanks ; photographs by Kevin Twomey.

Hanks, Tom, (author.). Twomey, Kevin, (photographer.).

Available copies

  • 23 of 33 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Chetwynd Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Chetwynd Public Library FIC HAN (Text) 35222000982784 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Bowen Island Public Library F HAN (Text) 30947000525564 Fiction Volume hold Available -
Burns Lake Public Library AF HAN (Text) 35198000641622 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library FIC HAN (Text) 35146002073104 Fiction Volume hold Checked out 07/28/2018
Creston Public Library FIC HAN (Text) 35140100028904 Fiction Volume hold Available -
Elkford Public Library FC HAN (Text) 35170000420091 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Fernie Heritage Library FIC HAN (Text) 35136000535261 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Fort St John Public Library AF HAN (Text) 35211000322778 ADULT Fiction Volume hold Checked out 07/20/2018
Kimberley Public Library F HAN (Text) 35137001007391 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 07/24/2018
Kimberley Public Library F HAN (Text) 35137001008944 Adult Fiction In process -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780735273832
  • Physical Description: viii, 405 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017.

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Summary, etc.:
"UNCOMMON TYPE contains seventeen stories, each in some way involving a different typewriter (Hanks is an avid collector of vintage typewriters and owns over one hundred of them). The stories feature an immigrant arriving in New York City after his family and life have been torn apart by his country's civil war; a man who bowls a perfect game (and then another, and another), becoming ESPN's newest celebrity; an eccentric billionaire and his faithful executive assistant on the hunt for something larger in America; and the junket life of an actor."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Typewriters > Fiction.
Short stories.

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