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The Resource 'Til the well runs dry : a novel, Lauren Francis-Sharma

'Til the well runs dry : a novel, Lauren Francis-Sharma

Label
'Til the well runs dry : a novel
Title
'Til the well runs dry
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lauren Francis-Sharma
Title variation
Until the well runs dry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An epic saga about a Trinidadian family spanning WWII to the early Sixties. Told in alternating voices, the author recounts the story of Marcia, our fierce heroine, who leaves her island home in order to protect the man she's loved for years, and finds herself isolated in a strange land but with the determination to survive and rebuild" --
Summary
A tale set in mid-20th-century Trinidad and America follows the experiences of a gifted 16-year-old seamstress who raises two young boys alone and guards a family secret before meeting an ambitious policeman who both risks and enriches her existence
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10300519
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Francis-Sharma, Lauren
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.R3658
LC item number
T55 2014
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Families
  • Trinidadian and Tobagonian fiction
  • Trinidadian and Tobagonian fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
'Til the well runs dry : a novel, Lauren Francis-Sharma
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 383)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1029347
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9780805098037
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013021371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805098037
  • (OCoLC)852745704
Label
'Til the well runs dry : a novel, Lauren Francis-Sharma
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 383)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1029347
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9780805098037
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013021371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805098037
  • (OCoLC)852745704

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