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The Resource Caucasia, Danzy Senna

Caucasia, Danzy Senna

Label
Caucasia
Title
Caucasia
Statement of responsibility
Danzy Senna
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel on children of mixed marriages. The protagonists are two sisters in Boston, daughters of a black professor and a white woman. One daughter passes for black and attends black school, while her sister passes for white and attends white school. But the classmates know and when it comes to bigotry, equality reigns among the races
Summary
In the 1960s, Birdie and her sister Cole try to support each other when their black father and white mother finally separate, and when Cole goes with her father to Brazil, Birdie has to face a federal investigation of her mother's political activities
Storyline
Character
Award
  • Alex Award, 1999.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1998.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1998.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
006569
Cataloging source
BKL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Senna, Danzy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
Grades 9-12
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racially mixed children
  • Interracial marriage
  • Interracial marriage
  • Racially mixed children
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
adult
Label
Caucasia, Danzy Senna
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 1998
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
ocm40815876
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
413 pages
Isbn
9781573227162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)40815876
Label
Caucasia, Danzy Senna
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 1998
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
ocm40815876
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
413 pages
Isbn
9781573227162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)40815876

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