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The Resource White oleander : a novel, Janet Fitch

White oleander : a novel, Janet Fitch

Label
White oleander : a novel
Title
White oleander
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Janet Fitch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The struggle to build an authentic identity lies at the heart of Astrid's life as a foster child in Los Angeles after her poet mother, who has kept Astrid isolated from the world, is imprisoned for murder
Summary
At the age of 12, Astrid has her world blown away when her mother is sentenced to life in prison for murdering her lover. Sharpened by harsh foster home environments, Astrid remakes herself as a survivor, and ultimately, an artist
Tone
Writing style
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002486
Cataloging source
CPL
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1955-
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Fitch, Janet
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Women murderers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Foster children
  • Young women
  • Foster children
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Women murderers
  • Young women
Target audience
adult
Label
White oleander : a novel, Janet Fitch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Oprah's book club"--Cover
  • "Special reading group guide inside"--Page 4 of cover
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
ocm45253734
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Back Bay trade pbk. ed.
Extent
446, [12] pages
Isbn
9780316284950
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)45253734
Label
White oleander : a novel, Janet Fitch
Publication
Note
  • "Oprah's book club"--Cover
  • "Special reading group guide inside"--Page 4 of cover
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
ocm45253734
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Back Bay trade pbk. ed.
Extent
446, [12] pages
Isbn
9780316284950
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)45253734

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