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The Resource The black God's drums, P. Djáelâi Clark

The black God's drums, P. Djáelâi Clark

Label
The black God's drums
Title
The black God's drums
Statement of responsibility
P. Djáelâi Clark
Title variation
black gods drums
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Creeper, a scrappy young teen, is done living on the streets of New Orleans. Her sights are set on securing passage aboard Captain Ann-Marie's smuggler airship Midnight Robber, earning the captain's trust using a secret about a kidnapped Haitian scientist and a mysterious weapon he calls the Black God's Drums. But Creeper keeps another secret close to her heart-- Oya, the African orisha of the wind and storms, who speaks inside her head and grants her divine powers. And Oya has her own priorities ..."--Page 4 of cover
Summary
In an alternate New Orleans caught in the tangle of the American Civil War, the wall-scaling girl named Creeper yearns to escape the streets for the air--in particular, by earning a spot on-board the airship Midnight Robber. Creeper plans to earn the captain's trust with information she discovers about a Haitian scientist and a mysterious weapon he calls The Black God’s Drums
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Alex Award, 2019.
  • Loan Stars Favourites, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10692666
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clark, P. Djáelâi
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.L37585
LC item number
B53 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American teenagers
  • Airships
  • Weapons
  • Pirates
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The black God's drums, P. Djáelâi Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781250294715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1033576160
Label
The black God's drums, P. Djáelâi Clark
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781250294715
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1033576160

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