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Ward, Jesmyn

2 holds on 7 copies

Summary: A searing and profound Southern odyssey by National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. In Jesmyn Ward's first novel since her National Book Award-winning Salvage the Bones, this singular American writer brings the archetypal road novel into rural twenty-first-century America. Drawing on Morrison and Faulkner, The Odyssey and the Old Testament, Ward gives us an epochal story, a journey through...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Ward 2017

Ward, Jesmyn.

Summary: Enduring a hardscrabble existence as the children of alcoholic and absent parents, four siblings from a coastal Mississippi town prepare their meager stores for the arrival of Hurricane Katrina while struggling with such challenges as a teen pregnancy and a dying litter of prize pups.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC WAR

Ward, Jesmyn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Ward 2011

Hussey, Elaine

Summary: "In 1969, the first footsteps on the moon brighten America with possibilities. But along the Mississippi Gulf Coast, a category five storm is brewing, and the Blake sisters of Biloxi are restless for change. Beth 'sis' Blake has always been the caretaker, the dutiful one, with the weight of her family's happiness-and their secrets-on her shoulders. She dreams of taking off to pursue her own...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION HUS

Ward, Jesmyn.

Summary: "Twin brothers struggle with the responsibilities of adulthood and family in the post-Katrina Mississippi Gulf coast"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bolden Books/Agate 2008

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