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The Resource Sing, unburied, sing : a novel, Jesmyn Ward

Sing, unburied, sing : a novel, Jesmyn Ward

Label
Sing, unburied, sing : a novel
Title
Sing, unburied, sing
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jesmyn Ward
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A story of how the past affects the present, and of deeply entrenched racism, Sing Unburied Sing describes the life of a biracial boy, his addicted, grieving black mother, and his incarcerated white father. A road trip to Dad's prison kick-starts the novel, which offers deeply affecting characters, a strong sense of place (rural Mississippi), and a touch of magical realism in appearances by the dead. -- Description by Shauna Griffin
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2018.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Fiction, 2018.
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 2017.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10576381
Cataloging source
AZZPT
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3623.A7323
LC item number
S56 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Sing, unburied, sing : a novel, Jesmyn Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
981581608
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9781501126062
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Label
Sing, unburied, sing : a novel, Jesmyn Ward
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
981581608
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9781501126062
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.

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