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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
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
BTCTA
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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
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  • People with disabilities
  • Large type books
  • Handicapped
  • Large print books
Target audience
adult
Label
The story of beautiful girl, Rachel Simon
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn668192327
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
483 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781455500093
System control number
(OCoLC)668192327
Label
The story of beautiful girl, Rachel Simon
Publication
Control code
ocn668192327
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
483 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781455500093
System control number
(OCoLC)668192327

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