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Author Ward, Jesmyn.

Title Salvage the bones : a novel / Jesmyn Ward.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Bloomsbury, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F Ward    ---  Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 261 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary Enduring a hardscrabble existence as the children of alcoholic and absent parents, four siblings from a coastal Mississippi town prepare their meager stores for the arrival of Hurricane Katrina while struggling with such challenges as a teen pregnancy and a dying litter of prize pups.
Source NBK 10/12 PPL
Subject African American children -- Fiction.
African American teenage girls -- Fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
Motherless families -- Fiction.
African American families -- Mississippi -- Fiction.
Rural poor -- Mississippi -- Fiction.
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Fiction.
Gulf Coast (Miss.) -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781608195220

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