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Gyasi, Yaa

1 hold on 8 copies

Summary: "A novel about faith, science, religion, and family that tells the deeply moving portrait of a family of Ghanaian immigrants ravaged by depression and addiction and grief, narrated by a fifth year candidate in neuroscience at Stanford school of medicine studying the neural circuits of reward seeking behavior in mice"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GYA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GYA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GYA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GYA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Gyasi 2020

Gyasi, Yaa

Summary: "Ghana, eighteenth century: two half sisters are born into different villages, each unaware of the other. One will marry an Englishman and lead a life of comfort in the palatial rooms of the Cape Coast Castle. The other will be captured in a raid on her village, imprisoned in the very same castle, and sold into slavery. Homegoing follows the parallel paths of these sisters and their descendants...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT FIC GYA

Gyasi, Yaa

4 holds on 5 copies

Summary: "Two half sisters, Effia and Esi, unknown to each other, are born into two different tribal villages in 18th century Ghana. Effia will be married off to an English colonial, and will live in comfort in the sprawling, palatial rooms of Cape Coast Castle, raising half-caste children who will be sent abroad to be educated in England before returning to the Gold Coast to serve as administrators of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GYA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GYA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GYA

Gyasi, Yaa

Summary: "A novel about faith, science, religion, and family that tells the deeply moving portrait of a family of Ghanaian immigrants ravaged by depression and addiction and grief, narrated by a fifth year candidate in neuroscience at Stanford school of medicine studying the neural circuits of reward seeking behavior in mice"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 0000

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT FIC GYA

Summary: To mark its 100-year anniversary, the American Civil Liberties Union partners with award-winning authors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman to bring together many of our greatest living writers, each contributing an original piece inspired by a historic ACLU case. On January 19, 1920, a small group of idealists and visionaries, including Helen Keller, Jane Addams, Roger Baldwin, and Crystal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avid Reader Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323.06 FIG

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