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The Resource When she woke : a novel, by Hillary Jordan

When she woke : a novel, by Hillary Jordan

Label
When she woke : a novel
Title
When she woke
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Hillary Jordan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the future, abortion has become a crime as a series of events threatens the existence of the United States. One woman wakes up to discover that her skin color has been changed to red as punishment for having the procedure done. Now she must embark on a dangerous journey in order to find refuge from a hostile and threatening society
Summary
In the middle of the 21st century, a young woman in Texas awakens to a nightmarish new life: her skin has been genetically altered, turned bright red as punishment for the crime of having an abortion. Stigmatized and in a hostile and frightening world, Hannah Payne must make a perilous journey northward to safety.
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2011.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10011717
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Hillary
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O6556
LC item number
W47 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dystopias
Target audience
adult
Label
When she woke : a novel, by Hillary Jordan
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000047819577
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
344 p.
Isbn
9781565126299
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011022799
Other control number
40020298488
System control number
(OCoLC)712124017
Label
When she woke : a novel, by Hillary Jordan
Publication
Control code
000047819577
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
344 p.
Isbn
9781565126299
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011022799
Other control number
40020298488
System control number
(OCoLC)712124017

Library Locations

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