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The Resource Claire of the sea light, Edwidge Danticat

Claire of the sea light, Edwidge Danticat

Label
Claire of the sea light
Title
Claire of the sea light
Statement of responsibility
Edwidge Danticat
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The interconnected secrets of a coastal Haitian town are revealed when one little girl, the daughter of a fisherman, goes missing"--
Summary
When a vibrant 7-year-old disappears from her Haitian community at the same time her father agonizingly decides to give her up so that she can have a better life, an ensuing search reveals the painful stories of neighbors whose lives the child touched.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2014
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10192746
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Danticat, Edwidge
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls
  • Missing children
  • City and town life
  • Secrecy
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Sagas
  • FICTION / Cultural Heritage
  • Haiti
Target audience
adult
Label
Claire of the sea light, Edwidge Danticat
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
977602
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780307271792
Lccn
2012043876
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307271792
  • (OCoLC)822559910
Label
Claire of the sea light, Edwidge Danticat
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
977602
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780307271792
Lccn
2012043876
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307271792
  • (OCoLC)822559910

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