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The Resource The color of water : a black man's tribute to his white mother, James McBride

The color of water : a black man's tribute to his white mother, James McBride

Label
The color of water : a black man's tribute to his white mother
Title
The color of water
Title remainder
a black man's tribute to his white mother
Statement of responsibility
James McBride
Title variation
color of water
Title variation remainder
a Black mans tribute to his white mother
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young African American man describes growing up as one of twelve children of a white mother and Black father, and discusses his mother's contributions to his life and his confusion over his own identity
Tone
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 1997.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155447
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
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McBride, James
Dewey number
  • 974.71004960730092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1140L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
6.1
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • McBride-Jordan, Ruth
  • McBride, James
  • Racially mixed people
  • Mothers
  • Whites
  • Racially mixed people
Target audience
adult
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a Black man's tribute to his white mother
Label
The color of water : a black man's tribute to his white mother, James McBride
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
261223
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9781573220224
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95037243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781573220224
  • (Sirsi) ABI-7797
Label
The color of water : a black man's tribute to his white mother, James McBride
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
261223
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9781573220224
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95037243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781573220224
  • (Sirsi) ABI-7797

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