The Resource A mercy, Toni Morrison

A mercy, Toni Morrison

Label
A mercy
Title
A mercy
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on Florens, a young slave girl, who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and then from a handsome free blacksmith
Summary
In exchange for a bad debt, an Anglo-Dutch trader takes on Florens, a young slave girl, who feels abandoned by her slave mother and who searches for love--first from an older servant woman at her master's new home, and then from a handsome free blacksmith, in a novel set in late seventeenth-century America
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2010.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
267911
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American girls
  • Interracial adoption
  • Racism
  • African American girls
  • Interracial adoption
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
Label
A mercy, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn212855125
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
167 p.
Isbn
9780307264237
Lccn
2008021067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)212855125
Label
A mercy, Toni Morrison
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn212855125
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
167 p.
Isbn
9780307264237
Lccn
2008021067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)212855125

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