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Another Brooklyn : a novel, Jacqueline Woodson

Label
Another Brooklyn : a novel
Title
Another Brooklyn
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Woodson
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
For August, running into a long-ago friend sets in motion resonant memories and transports her to a time and a place she thought she had mislaid: 1970s Brooklyn, where friendship was everything. August, Sylvia, Angela, and Gigi shared confidences as they ambled their neighborhood streets, a place where the girls believed that they were amazingly beautiful, brilliantly talented, with a future that belonged to them. But beneath the hopeful promise there was another Brooklyn, a dangerous place where grown men reached for innocent girls in dark hallways, where mothers disappeared, where fathers found religion, and where madness was a mere sunset away. Woodson heartbreakingly illuminates the formative period when a child meets adulthood -- when precious innocence meets the all-too-real perils of growing up. --
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from book jacket
Awards note
National Book Awards (USA) : Fiction Longlist 2016.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Another Brooklyn : a novel, Jacqueline Woodson
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Another Brooklyn : a novel, Jacqueline Woodson
Publication
Copyright
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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
ocn954479641
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Dimensions
22 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780062359988
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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