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The Resource The dry grass of August, Anna Jean Mayhew

The dry grass of August, Anna Jean Mayhew

Label
The dry grass of August
Title
The dry grass of August
Statement of responsibility
Anna Jean Mayhew
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1954, 13-year-old Jubie, traveling with her family and her family's black maid Mary Luther, who has always been there for her, making up for her father's rages and her mother's neglect, encounters racial tension and tragedy
Summary
In 1954, 13-year-old Jubie, along with her family and her family's black maid Mary Luther--who has always been there for her, making up for her father's rages and her mother's neglect--travels to Florida for vacation where she encounters racial tension and tragedy
Theme
Award
Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction, 2011.
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386569
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mayhew, Anna Jean
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Teenagers
  • Racism
  • Segregation
  • Southern States
Target audience
adult
Label
The dry grass of August, Anna Jean Mayhew
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000046910630
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
366 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611731248
Lccn
2011014114
System control number
(OCoLC)712931209
Label
The dry grass of August, Anna Jean Mayhew
Publication
Control code
000046910630
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
366 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611731248
Lccn
2011014114
System control number
(OCoLC)712931209

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