The Resource The veins of the ocean, Patricia Engel

The veins of the ocean, Patricia Engel

Label
The veins of the ocean
Title
The veins of the ocean
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Engel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Reina Castillo is [an] alluring young woman whose beloved brother is serving a death sentence for a crime that shocked the community: throwing a baby off a bridge--a crime for which Reina secretly blames herself. With her brother's death, though devastated and in mourning, Reina is finally released from her prison vigil. Seeking anonymity, she moves to a sleepy town in the Florida Keys where she meets Nesto Cadena, a recently exiled Cuban awaiting with hope the arrival of the children he left behind in Havana"--Amazon.com
Summary
Blaming herself for the horrifying crime that has landed her brother on death row, Reina moves to a sleepy Florida Keys community, where through a friendship with an exiled Cuban she gains understanding about her own connection to the life-giving and destructive forces of the ocean
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10486720
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engel, Patricia
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Colombians
  • Cubans
  • Families
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Guilt
  • Grief
  • Colombians
  • Cubans
  • Families
  • Grief
  • Guilt
  • Immigrants
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Florida
  • Florida
Target audience
adult
Label
The veins of the ocean, Patricia Engel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
1581377
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
406 pages
Isbn
9780802124890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802124890
  • (OCoLC)922911659
Label
The veins of the ocean, Patricia Engel
Publication
Copyright
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
1581377
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
406 pages
Isbn
9780802124890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802124890
  • (OCoLC)922911659

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