The Resource A piece of cake : a memoir, Cupcake Brown

A piece of cake : a memoir, Cupcake Brown

Label
A piece of cake : a memoir
Title
A piece of cake
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Cupcake Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is unlike any memoir you'll ever read. Moving in its frankness, it is a relentless tale of a resilient spirit who took on the worst of contemporary urban life and survived it with a furious wit and unyielding determination. Cupcake Brown is a dynamic and original storyteller who will guide you on the most satisfying, startlingly funny, and genuinely affecting tour through hell you'll ever take.--From publisher description
Summary
An inspirational, frequently disturbing memoir of a troubled youth describes how the author fell victim to the ills of the child welfare system and her long and difficult struggle to rebuild her life
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189156
Cataloging source
GZD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Cupcake
Dewey number
  • 979.4/98500496073092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Cupcake
  • Brown, Cupcake
  • Brown, Cupcake
  • Brown, Cupcake
  • Brown, Cupcake
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • Inner cities
  • San Diego (Calif.)
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • African American families
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Families
  • Inner cities
  • California
  • California
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural Heritage
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Dysfunctional Families
Target audience
adult
Label
A piece of cake : a memoir, Cupcake Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes "Readers Group Guide" (p. [471]-472)
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
ocn123293016
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st paperback ed.
Extent
472 pages
Isbn
9781400052295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)123293016
Label
A piece of cake : a memoir, Cupcake Brown
Publication
Note
Includes "Readers Group Guide" (p. [471]-472)
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
ocn123293016
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st paperback ed.
Extent
472 pages
Isbn
9781400052295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)123293016

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