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The Resource The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates

The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
The sacrifice
Title
The sacrifice
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a fourteen-year-old girl is the alleged victim of a terrible act of racial violence, the incident shocks and galvanizes her community, exacerbating the racial tension that has been simmering in this New Jersey town for decades
Summary
A brutal act of racial violence against a 14-year-old girl shocks and galvanizes a racially torn New Jersey community, which becomes a maelstrom of strong personalities, police responses, media hype and secrets
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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Character
Award
School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2015.
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10392101
Cataloging source
BT
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1938-
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Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • African American girls
  • Race relations
  • Teenage girls
  • New Jersey
  • New Jersey
Target audience
adult
Label
The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000054184649
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780008114862
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The sacrifice, Joyce Carol Oates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000054184649
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780008114862
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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