The Resource Blanche on the lam, Barbara Neely

Blanche on the lam, Barbara Neely

Label
Blanche on the lam
Title
Blanche on the lam
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Neely
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Blanche White is a plump, feisty, middle-aged African-American housekeeper working for the genteel rich in North Carolina. But when an employer stiffs her, and her checks bounce, she goes on the lam, hiding out as a maid for a wealthy family at their summer home. That plan goes awry when there's a murder and Blanche becomes the prime suspect. So she's forced to use her savvy, her sharp wit, and her old-girl network of domestic workers to discover the truth and save her own skin. Along the way, she lays bare the quirks of southern society with humor, irony, and a biting commentary that makes her one of the most memorable and original characters ever to appear in mystery fiction
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Neely, Barbara
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3564.E244
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • White, Blanche (Fictitious character)
  • Women detectives
  • Women household employees
  • North Carolina
Label
Blanche on the lam, Barbara Neely
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=2830419
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1000298860
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781941298381
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
750A7B33-CE73-4938-8726-519D8C8BE9AD
System control number
(OCoLC)1000298860
Label
Blanche on the lam, Barbara Neely
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=2830419
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1000298860
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781941298381
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
750A7B33-CE73-4938-8726-519D8C8BE9AD
System control number
(OCoLC)1000298860

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