The Resource Salvage the bones, Jesmyn Ward

Salvage the bones, Jesmyn Ward

Label
Salvage the bones
Title
Salvage the bones
Statement of responsibility
Jesmyn Ward
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A hurricane is threatening the coastal town of Bois Sauvage, Mississippi, and Esch's father is growing concerned. A hard drinker, largely absent, he doesn't show concern for much else. Esch and her three brothers are stocking food, but there isn't much. Fourteen and pregnant, Esch can't keep down what food she gets. A big-hearted novel about familial love and community against all odds, Salvage the Bones is muscled with poetry, revelatory, and real
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Jesmyn
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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
  • Gulf Coast (U.S.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Salvage the bones, Jesmyn Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
405 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410447111
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011050972
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781410447111
  • (OCoLC)768041936
Label
Salvage the bones, Jesmyn Ward
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
405 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410447111
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011050972
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781410447111
  • (OCoLC)768041936

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