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The Resource Salvage the bones : a novel, Jesmyn Ward

Salvage the bones : a novel, Jesmyn Ward

Label
Salvage the bones : a novel
Title
Salvage the bones
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jesmyn Ward
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Enduring a hardscrabble existence as the children of alcoholic and absent parents, four siblings from a coastal Mississippi town prepare their meager stores for the arrival of Hurricane Katrina while struggling with such challenges as a teen pregnancy and a dying litter of prize pups
Related
Awards note
National Book Award Winner for Fiction, 2011.
Cataloging source
GCB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Jesmyn
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3623.A7323
LC item number
S36 2012
Literary form
novels
Reading level
5.3
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American children
  • African American teenage girls
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Motherless families
  • African American families
  • Rural poor
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • PLP
  • Gulf Coast (Miss.)
Label
Salvage the bones : a novel, Jesmyn Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a reading group guide (p. 267-271)
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781608196265
Isbn Type
(pbk)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)790128611
  • (OCoLC)ocn790128611
  • 2697811
  • 2697811
Label
Salvage the bones : a novel, Jesmyn Ward
Publication
Note
Includes a reading group guide (p. 267-271)
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781608196265
Isbn Type
(pbk)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)790128611
  • (OCoLC)ocn790128611
  • 2697811
  • 2697811

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