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The Resource A mercy, Toni Morrison

A mercy, Toni Morrison

Label
A mercy
Title
A mercy
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Author
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, in a novel set in late seventeenth-century America
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
Awards note
New York Times Book Review Best Book of the Year, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
267911
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • 810
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • African American girls
  • Interracial adoption
  • Racism
  • Slavery
  • Prejudices
  • African American girls
  • Interracial adoption
  • Prejudices
  • Racism
  • Slavery
Target audience
adult
Label
A mercy, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn299708877
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780307276766
Lccn
2009464561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)299708877
Label
A mercy, Toni Morrison
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn299708877
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780307276766
Lccn
2009464561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)299708877

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