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The Resource Girl, Woman, Other

Girl, Woman, Other

Label
Girl, Woman, Other
Title
Girl, Woman, Other
Statement of responsibility
Bernardine Evaristo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
***WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE 2019***SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERThis is Britain as you've never seen it.This is Britain as it has never been told.From Newcastle to Cornwall, from the birth of the twentieth century to the teens of the twenty-first, Girl Woman Other follows a cast of twelve characters on their personal journeys through this country and the last hundred years. They're each looking for something - a shared past, an unexpected future, a place to call home, somewhere to fit in, a lover, a missed mother, a lost father, even just a touch of hope . . . 'Masterful . . . A choral love song to black womanhood in modern Great Britain' Elle 'Exceptional. Ambitious, flowing and all-encompassing, an offbeat narrative that'll leave your mind in an invigorated whirl... [It] unites poetry, social history, women's voices and beyond. You have to order it right now' Stylist'Bernardine Evaristo can take any story from any time and turn it into something vibrating with life' Ali Smith, author of How to be both'Sparkling, inventive' Sunday Times'Funny, sad, tender and true, deserves to win awards' Red'Brims with vitality' Financial TimesSHORTLISTED FOR THE GORDON BURN PRIZE 2019
Summary
From one of Britain’s most celebrated writers of color, a magnificent portrayal of the intersections of identity among an interconnected group of Black British women.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Man Booker Prize, 2019.
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10775123
Cataloging source
SALS
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1959-
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Evaristo, Bernardine
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Girl, Woman, Other
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2bf86366-db76-4cda-8239-fb9648e034e2
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780241985007
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Girl, Woman, Other
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2bf86366-db76-4cda-8239-fb9648e034e2
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780241985007
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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