The Resource Land of love and drowning, by Tiphanie Yanique

Land of love and drowning, by Tiphanie Yanique

Label
Land of love and drowning
Title
Land of love and drowning
Statement of responsibility
by Tiphanie Yanique
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early 1900s the Virgin Islands are transferred from Danish to American rule and an important ship sinks in the Caribbean Sea. Orphaned by the shipwreck are two sisters and their half brother. Each is unusually beautiful and each is in possession of a particular magic that will either sink or save them. Chronicling three generations of an island family this is a novel of love and magic set against the emergence of Saint Thomas into the modern world
Summary
Chronicles the families of three siblings who survived a shipwreck off the Virgin Islands in 1916 and raised three generations on the islands, adapting to the unique language, rhythm and magic of island life over 60 years
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10316767
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yanique, Tiphanie
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Large print books
  • Magic
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • Saint Thomas (United States Virgin Islands)
Target audience
adult
Label
Land of love and drowning, by Tiphanie Yanique
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
579 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410472786
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014025475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781410472786
  • (OCoLC)881910412
Label
Land of love and drowning, by Tiphanie Yanique
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
579 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410472786
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014025475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781410472786
  • (OCoLC)881910412

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