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The Resource Days of awe, Achy Obejas

Days of awe, Achy Obejas

Label
Days of awe
Title
Days of awe
Statement of responsibility
Achy Obejas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alejandra San José was born in Havana, entering the world in the midst of the Cuban Revolution. Her parents fled to Chicago where they settled in a close community of Cuban refugees. As an adult, Ale becomes an interpreter, which takes her back to Cuba where she uncovers new truths about the relatives who converted to Catholicism during the Spanish Inquisition but who are actually Jews
Summary
Growing up in Chicago, Alejandra San Josâe, a Cuban refugee, becomes an interpreter and travels back to Cuba, where she uncovers a family secret that has haunted her father his entire life
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction, 2001.
Awards note
Lambda Literary Award, 2001
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064866
Cataloging source
BGU
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1956-
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Obejas, Achy
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obejas, Achy
  • Obejas, Achy
  • Cuban American women
  • Cuban American families
Target audience
adult
Label
Days of awe, Achy Obejas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes: Days of awe : a reader's guide
Bibliography note
Includes "Selected readings" (pages 369-370)
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
731998
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First trade paperback edition.
Extent
xi, 370 pages, 10 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780345441546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780345441546
  • (OCoLC)50500359
Label
Days of awe, Achy Obejas
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes: Days of awe : a reader's guide
Bibliography note
Includes "Selected readings" (pages 369-370)
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
731998
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First trade paperback edition.
Extent
xi, 370 pages, 10 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780345441546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780345441546
  • (OCoLC)50500359

Library Locations

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