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The Resource Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall

Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall

Label
Whistling past the graveyard
Title
Whistling past the graveyard
Statement of responsibility
Susan Crandall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Determined to get to Nashville to find her mother in 1963, nine-year-old spitfire Starla Claudelle runs away from her strict grandmother's Mississippi home, eventually accepting a ride from a Eula, a black woman traveling alone with a white baby
Summary
Fleeing her strict grandmother's home in 1963 Mississippi, 9-year-old Starla Claudelle becomes an unlikely companion to an African-American woman at whose side she learns harsh lessons about period segregation and family
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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10185418
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crandall, Susan
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.R375
LC item number
W48 2013
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Girls
  • Runaway children
  • Race relations
  • Friendship
  • Mississippi
Target audience
adult
Label
Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2012045961
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Gallery Books hardcover edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781476707723
Lccn
2012045961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2012045961
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Gallery Books hardcover edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781476707723
Lccn
2012045961
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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