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The Resource The bluest eye, Toni Morrison

The bluest eye, Toni Morrison

Label
The bluest eye
Title
The bluest eye
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Bluest Eye chronicles the tragic, torn lives of a poor black family in 1940s Ohio. Pecola, unlovely and unloved, prays each night for blue eyes like those of her privileged white schoolfellows
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Summary
Eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove, an African-American girl in an America whose love for blonde, blue-eyed children can devastate all others, prays for her eyes to turn blue, so that she will be beautiful, people will notice her, and her world will be different
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Awards note
Winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize for literature.
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046251
Cataloging source
BDS
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1931-2019
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Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Oprah's book club
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  • Racism
  • African American girls
  • Ohio
Target audience
adult
Label
The bluest eye, Toni Morrison
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000014528968
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Vintage ed.
Extent
172 p.
Isbn
9780099759911
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00001452
System control number
(OCoLC)40838938
Label
The bluest eye, Toni Morrison
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000014528968
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Vintage ed.
Extent
172 p.
Isbn
9780099759911
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00001452
System control number
(OCoLC)40838938

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