The Resource Braided lives, Marge Piercy, (electronic resource)

Braided lives, Marge Piercy, (electronic resource)

Label
Braided lives
Title
Braided lives
Statement of responsibility
Marge Piercy
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jill and Donna are cousins and lifelong best friends but could not be more different. Despite their contrasting characters, fiercely independent, dark, street-smart Jill and pretty, blond, alluring Donna are very close, attending college together in Ann Arbor and then moving to New York City after graduation. Ultimately veering onto different life paths, they both experience love, betrayal, friendship, pain, independence, and fear. Though their fates differ as widely as their personalities, both reflect the danger that sex poses for women during a time in which abortions are illegal. an affair could destroy a womans life, and a chance encounter or a night of love could be a matter of life and death. Spanning 20 years and teeming with vivid characters, this poignant novel tells the powerful, unsentimental story of two young women coming of age in a time of enormous social upheaval
Summary
Jill and her best friend, Donna, attend the university at Ann Arbor during the fifties, and each tries to develop a way to control her own life
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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049994
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Piercy, Marge
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Feminists
  • Women
  • Cousins
  • Pregnancy, Unwanted
  • Abortion
Target audience
adult
Label
Braided lives, Marge Piercy, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11330279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781604868777
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11330279
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Braided lives, Marge Piercy, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11330279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781604868777
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11330279
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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