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The Resource Sistah for sale, Miasha

Sistah for sale, Miasha

Label
Sistah for sale
Title
Sistah for sale
Statement of responsibility
Miasha
Title variation
Sister for sale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sienna, her father dead and her mother deported, is raised in Miami's prostitution scene by her dad's business partner, Chatman, and enters the business herself with plans to earn her independence, but she soon finds herself in a battle with Chatman who is equally determined not to let her go
Summary
Coming of age in Miami's prostitution ring after the murder of her father and the deportation of her mother, ambitious Sienna works to survive by becoming her guardian's most coveted prostitute, begins a secret relationship with a childhood friend, and studies the lifestyles of wealthy clients in the hope of escaping her life. Original. 60,000 first printing
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
229076
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miasha
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Prostitutes
  • Miami (Fla.)
  • African American women
  • Prostitutes
  • Florida
Target audience
adult
Label
Sistah for sale, Miasha
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Touchstone Book."
  • Includes an excerpt from: Never enough
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
ocn124031916
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Touchstone trade pbk. ed.
Extent
166 pages
Isbn
9781416553373
Lccn
2007018391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)124031916
Label
Sistah for sale, Miasha
Publication
Note
  • "A Touchstone Book."
  • Includes an excerpt from: Never enough
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
ocn124031916
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Touchstone trade pbk. ed.
Extent
166 pages
Isbn
9781416553373
Lccn
2007018391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)124031916

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