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The Resource Flyy girl, Omar Tyree

Flyy girl, Omar Tyree

Label
Flyy girl
Title
Flyy girl
Statement of responsibility
Omar Tyree
Title variation
Fly girl
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tracy Ellison, a middle-class African-American teen in 1980s Philadelphia, uses her personal brand of intimidating flattery to conquer one guy after another--until she meets her match. Meanwhile, Raheema, Tracy's girlfriend and neighbor, struggles to maintain good grades in school and to avoid the pressures to stray from the path she has chosen
Member of
Summary
A year in the life of Tracy Ellison, a 16-year-old black girl, showing her evolution from a promiscuous manipulator of boys to a responsible young woman thanks to, among other things, the teachings of Louis Farrakhan. The setting is a middle-class black suburb of Philadelphia
Theme
Storyline
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060061
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyree, Omar
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.Y59
LC item number
F58 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Tracy Ellison novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American girls
  • African American girls
  • Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Flyy girl, Omar Tyree
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from the sequel, For the love of money (p. [483]-505)
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner pbk. Fiction mass market ed.
Extent
480 p.
Isbn
9780743218573
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)47750107
Label
Flyy girl, Omar Tyree
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from the sequel, For the love of money (p. [483]-505)
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner pbk. Fiction mass market ed.
Extent
480 p.
Isbn
9780743218573
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)47750107

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