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The Resource The nickel boys : a novel, Colson Whitehead

The nickel boys : a novel, Colson Whitehead

Label
The nickel boys : a novel
Title
The nickel boys
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Colson Whitehead
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the experiences of two African-American teenagers at an abusive reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida
Summary
Follows the harrowing experiences of two African-American teens at an abusive reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2020.
  • Alex Award, 2020.
  • BCALA Literary Award for Fiction, 2020.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2019.
  • Kirkus Prize for Fiction, 2018.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2019.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2019
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2020.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10785442
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitehead, Colson
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.H4768
LC item number
N53 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 940
  • 940
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reformatories
  • African American teenagers
  • Racism
  • Florida
Target audience
adult
Label
The nickel boys : a novel, Colson Whitehead
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
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
213 pages
Isbn
9780385545358
Isbn Type
(hardcover : Barnes & Noble book club edition)
Lccn
2018042961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1107305153
Label
The nickel boys : a novel, Colson Whitehead
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
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
213 pages
Isbn
9780385545358
Isbn Type
(hardcover : Barnes & Noble book club edition)
Lccn
2018042961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1107305153

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