The Resource A mercy, Toni Morrison

A mercy, Toni Morrison

Label
A mercy
Title
A mercy
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on a young slave girl who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and then from a handsome free blacksmith
Summary
In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on Florens, a young slave girl, who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and then from a handsome free blacksmith, in a novel set in late seventeenth-century America
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2010.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
267911
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
M47 2008
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American girls
  • Slavery
  • Interracial adoption
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
Label
A mercy, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Knopf, 2008
  • "A novel."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
212855381
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
273 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739326305
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008482000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
A mercy, Toni Morrison
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Knopf, 2008
  • "A novel."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
212855381
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
273 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739326305
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008482000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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