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The Resource The Good Lord Bird, James McBride

The Good Lord Bird, James McBride

Label
The Good Lord Bird
Title
The Good Lord Bird
Statement of responsibility
James McBride
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fleeing his violent master at the side of abolitionist John Brown at the height of the slavery debate in mid-nineteenth-century Kansas Territory, Henry pretends to be a girl to hide his identity throughout the raid on Harpers Ferry in 1859
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • BCALA Literary Award for Fiction, 2014.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10192768
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McBride, James
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, John
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Abolitionists
  • Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)
Label
The Good Lord Bird, James McBride
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000050649889
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
417 pages
Isbn
9781594486340
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
The Good Lord Bird, James McBride
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000050649889
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
417 pages
Isbn
9781594486340
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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