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The Resource Silver sparrow, a novel by Tayari Jones

Silver sparrow, a novel by Tayari Jones

Label
Silver sparrow
Title
Silver sparrow
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Tayari Jones
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1980s Atlanta, James Witherspoon is living a double life. He has two families, a public one and a secret one. When the daughters from each family become friends, James' secrets are revealed and lives are changed forever
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • BCALA Literary Award for Fiction, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
387429
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Tayari
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
770L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 770
  • 770
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American families
  • Polygamy
  • African American teenage girls
  • Sisters
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Silver sparrow, a novel by Tayari Jones
Instantiates
Publication
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
808758
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9781565129900
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010048098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565129900
  • (OCoLC)664666689
Label
Silver sparrow, a novel by Tayari Jones
Publication
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
808758
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9781565129900
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010048098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565129900
  • (OCoLC)664666689

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