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The Resource The invention of wings [large print]/, Sue Monk Kidd

The invention of wings [large print]/, Sue Monk Kidd

Label
The invention of wings [large print]/
Title
The invention of wings [large print]/
Statement of responsibility
Sue Monk Kidd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story follows Hetty 'Handful' Grimkâe, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimkâe family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. The invention of wings follows the next thirty-five years of their lives
Member of
Summary
Traces more than three decades in the lives of a wealthy Charleston debutante who longs to break free from the strictures of her household and pursue a meaningful life; and the urban slave, Handful, who is placed in her charge as a child before finding courage and a sense of self
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2014.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10234552
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kidd, Sue Monk
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3611.I44
LC item number
I58 2014b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grimkâe, Sarah Moore
  • Antislavery movements
  • Feminists
  • Women's rights
  • Large type books
  • Biographical fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The invention of wings [large print]/, Sue Monk Kidd
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
651 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410465320
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2013045649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)861210583
Label
The invention of wings [large print]/, Sue Monk Kidd
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
651 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410465320
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2013045649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)861210583

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