The Resource Push, a novel by Sapphire

Push, a novel by Sapphire

Label
Push
Title
Push
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Sapphire
Title variation
Precious
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of preface
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A self-portrait of a black teenage girl named Precious, whose father rapes her and whose mother batters her. When she becomes pregnant with a second child by her father, she meets a determined and radical teacher, who bullies, cajoles and inspires Precious to learn to read
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sapphire
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.A63
LC item number
P87 2021
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jones, Tayari
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American girls
  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • Teenage mothers
  • Child abuse
  • Literacy
  • Incest
Label
Push, a novel by Sapphire
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"With a new preface by Tayari Jones and a new afterword by the author"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
on1257030628
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Second Vintage Contemporaries edition ; 25th anniversary edition.
Extent
xv, 217 pages
Isbn
9780593314609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1257030628
Label
Push, a novel by Sapphire
Publication
Copyright
Note
"With a new preface by Tayari Jones and a new afterword by the author"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
on1257030628
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Second Vintage Contemporaries edition ; 25th anniversary edition.
Extent
xv, 217 pages
Isbn
9780593314609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1257030628

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