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The Resource Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Label
Their eyes were watching God
Title
Their eyes were watching God
Statement of responsibility
Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel about black Americans in Florida that centers on the life of Janie and her three marriages
Summary
When Janie Starks returns home, she seeks identity and independence as the small southern black community buzzes with gossip about the outcome of her affair with a younger man
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
Awards note
ALA banned and challenged classics.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035508
Cataloging source
CSU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurston, Zora Neale
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1080
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
PS3515.U789
LC item number
T5 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
890
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 5.6
  • 7.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Danticat, Edwidge
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Self-realization
  • Florida
Target audience
adult
Label
Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover
  • "A hardcover edition of this book was originally published by J.B. Lippincott, Inc."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Foreword / Edwidge Danticat -- Their eyes were watching God -- Afterword / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Selected bibliography -- Chronology
Control code
63178181
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First Harper Perennial Modern Classics edition.
Extent
xviii, 219 pages, 16 pages
Isbn
9780061120060
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Publication
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover
  • "A hardcover edition of this book was originally published by J.B. Lippincott, Inc."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Foreword / Edwidge Danticat -- Their eyes were watching God -- Afterword / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Selected bibliography -- Chronology
Control code
63178181
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First Harper Perennial Modern Classics edition.
Extent
xviii, 219 pages, 16 pages
Isbn
9780061120060
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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