The Resource Tempest rising : a novel, Diane McKinney-Whetstone

Tempest rising : a novel, Diane McKinney-Whetstone

Label
Tempest rising : a novel
Title
Tempest rising
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Diane McKinney-Whetstone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Three adolescent sisters raised in a world of privilege among upper class blacks in Philadelphia in the 1960s end up living with a foster care gambler after their father's death and their mother's being placed in an instiution
Summary
When their father disappears and their mother has a nervous breakdown in the 1960s, three sisters come under the care of Mae and her daughter Ramona
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
044583
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKinney-Whetstone, Diane
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3563.C3825
LC item number
T46 1998
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • African Americans
  • Upper class
  • African American families
  • Foster children
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Tempest rising : a novel, Diane McKinney-Whetstone
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9780688149949
Lccn
97040942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Tempest rising : a novel, Diane McKinney-Whetstone
Publication
Copyright
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9780688149949
Lccn
97040942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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