The Resource The story of beautiful girl, Rachel Simon

The story of beautiful girl, Rachel Simon

Label
The story of beautiful girl
Title
The story of beautiful girl
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Simon
Title variation
Story of a beautiful girl
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A novel about a woman who can't speak, a man who is deaf, and a widow who finds herself suddenly caring for a newborn baby"--Provided by publisher
Summary
In 1968, Lynnie, a white woman with a disability, and Homan, a deaf African-American man, are languishing in a mental institution. After Lynnie becomes pregnant, she escapes with Homan and they are taken in by Martha, a widow who owns a farmhouse. When authorities find them, Homan escapes and Lynnie is captured, while Martha hides Lynnie's newborn baby. Over the next 40 years, Lynnie, Homan, Martha, and baby Julia lead divided lives
Storyline
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
381960
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simon, Rachel
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
People with disabilities
Target audience
adult
Label
The story of beautiful girl, Rachel Simon
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
808765
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
346 pages
Isbn
9780446574464
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010030910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780446574464
  • (OCoLC)650827404
Label
The story of beautiful girl, Rachel Simon
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
808765
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
346 pages
Isbn
9780446574464
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010030910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780446574464
  • (OCoLC)650827404

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