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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
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
BTCTA
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1938-
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Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Teenage girls
  • New Jersey
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn890178429
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st HarperLuxe ed.
Extent
433 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062391698
Isbn Type
(lg. print : pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)890178429
Label
The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates
Publication
Control code
ocn890178429
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st HarperLuxe ed.
Extent
433 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062391698
Isbn Type
(lg. print : pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)890178429

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