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The Resource Paradise, Toni Morrison

Paradise, Toni Morrison

Label
Paradise
Title
Paradise
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Four young women living in a convent near Ruby, Oklahoma, are viciously attacked in 1976 after residents become convinced the women are the source of the problems that have been sweeping the exclusively African-American community
Summary
Tells the story of Ruby, Oklahoma, an all Black town settled by a dozen families in the 1890s when they were turned away from other communities. But now it's the 1970s and the men of the town blame the women and the women's shelter for the change in their community's character
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1998
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005361
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • Library Journal Starred
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
P37 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Convents
  • African Americans
  • Oklahoma
  • Women
  • Convents
  • African Americans
  • Oklahoma
Target audience
adult
Label
Paradise, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21399731
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
318 p.
Isbn
9780679433743
System control number
  • (rplri)13145
  • (IMchF)fol04976598
Label
Paradise, Toni Morrison
Publication
Control code
21399731
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
318 p.
Isbn
9780679433743
System control number
  • (rplri)13145
  • (IMchF)fol04976598

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