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The Resource American ghost : a novel, by Janis Owens

American ghost : a novel, by Janis Owens

Label
American ghost : a novel
Title
American ghost
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Janis Owens
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A compelling, deeply rewarding novel from a unique southern storyteller, American Ghost is Janis Owens' richly woven story about how unresolved family history and the racial tensions of the past threaten a love affair between two young Floridians"--
Summary
A tale based on a true story traces the unresolved history of a family against a backdrop of racial tensions in a Florida community, where Jolie, the daughter of a Pentecostal preacher, falls in love with a Jewish anthropology student who is targeted by violence and who reunites with Jolie years later when they resolve mistakes and expose local secrets
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10150771
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Owens, Janis
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.W5665
LC item number
A8 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Florida
Target audience
adult
Label
American ghost : a novel, by Janis Owens
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9781451674637
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012009163
System control number
(OCoLC)779265839
Label
American ghost : a novel, by Janis Owens
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9781451674637
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012009163
System control number
(OCoLC)779265839

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