The Resource The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates

The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
The sacrifice
Title
The sacrifice
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When a fourteen-year-old girl is the alleged victim of a terrible act of racial violence, the incident shocks and galvanizes her community, exacerbating the racial tension that has been simmering in this New Jersey town for decades"--Provided by publisher
Summary
A brutal act of racial violence against a 14-year-old girl shocks and galvanizes a racially torn New Jersey community, which becomes a maelstrom of strong personalities, police responses, media hype and secrets
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2015.
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10392101
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1938-
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Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Teenage girls
  • New Jersey
Target audience
adult
Label
The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates
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
ocn879527662
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780062332974
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)879527662
Label
The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates
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
ocn879527662
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780062332974
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)879527662

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