The Resource Mudbound, a novel by Hillary Jordan

Mudbound, a novel by Hillary Jordan

Label
Mudbound
Title
Mudbound
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Hillary Jordan
Title variation
Mud bound
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A landowning family and their black sharecroppers struggle with the mores of the Jim Crow South in the postwar Mississippi Delta
Summary
Mudbound takes on prejudice in its myriad forms on a Mississippi Delta farm in 1946. City girl Laura McAllen attempts to raise her family despite questionable decisions made by her husband. Tensions continue to rise when her brother-in-law and the son of a family of sharecroppers both return from WWII as changed men bearing the scars of combat.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Bellwether Prize for Fiction, 2006.
  • Alex Award, 2009.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
231862
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Hillary
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3610.O6556
LC item number
M83 2008
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farm life
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American veterans
  • Race relations
  • Southern States
Target audience
adult
Label
Mudbound, a novel by Hillary Jordan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Winner of the Bellwether Prize for fiction"--Jacket
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
166391095
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781565126770
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007044471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Mudbound, a novel by Hillary Jordan
Publication
Note
"Winner of the Bellwether Prize for fiction"--Jacket
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
166391095
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781565126770
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007044471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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