The Resource Home, Toni Morrison

Home, Toni Morrison

Label
Home
Title
Home
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book tells the story of a Korean war veteran on a quest to save his younger sister. Frank Money is an angry, broken veteran of the Korean War who, after traumatic experiences on the front lines, finds himself back in racist America with more than just physical scars. He is shocked out of his crippling apathy by the need to rescue his medically abused younger sister and take her back to the small Georgia town they come from that he's hated all his life
Summary
A Korean War veteran living a shattered life embarks on a quest to save his younger sister.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10061390
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American veterans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Veterans
  • Quests (Expeditions)
  • Racism
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • FICTION
  • Georgia
Target audience
adult
Label
Home, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 2 poems (at beginning and end)
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
855818
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
145 pages
Isbn
9780307594167
Lccn
2011043441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307594167
  • (OCoLC)758388708
Label
Home, Toni Morrison
Publication
Note
Includes 2 poems (at beginning and end)
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
855818
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
145 pages
Isbn
9780307594167
Lccn
2011043441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307594167
  • (OCoLC)758388708

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