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The Resource Henna House : a novel, Nomi Eve

Henna House : a novel, Nomi Eve

Label
Henna House : a novel
Title
Henna House
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Nomi Eve
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In Yemen in 1920 ... Adela Damaris parents desperately seek a future husband for their young daughter. After passage of the Orphan's Decree, any unbetrothed Jewish child left orphaned will be instantly adopted by the local Muslim community. With her parents' health failing, and no spousal prospects in sight, Adela's situation looks dire until her uncle arrives from a faraway city, bringing with him a cousin and aunt who introduce Adela to the powerful rituals of henna tattooing"--Amazon.com
Summary
"In Yemen in 1920 ... Adela Damari's parents desperately seek a future husband for their young daughter. After passage of the Orphan's Decree, any unbetrothed Jewish child left orphaned will be instantly adopted by the local Muslim community. With her parents' health failing, and no spousal prospects in sight, Adela's situation looks dire until her uncle arrives from a faraway city, bringing with him a cousin and aunt who introduce Adela to the powerful rituals of henna tattooing"--Amazon.com
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10321579
Cataloging source
IEP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eve, Nomi
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.V32
LC item number
H46 2014
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jewish families
  • Henna
  • Tattooing
  • Yemen
Target audience
adult
Label
Henna House : a novel, Nomi Eve
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884983214
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 305 pages
Isbn
9781476740270
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
bl2014025625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)884983214
Label
Henna House : a novel, Nomi Eve
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884983214
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 305 pages
Isbn
9781476740270
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
bl2014025625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)884983214

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