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Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall

Label
Whistling past the graveyard
Title
Whistling past the graveyard
Statement of responsibility
Susan Crandall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Determined to get to Nashville to find her mother in 1963, nine-year-old spitfire Starla Claudelle runs away from her strict grandmother's Mississippi home, eventually accepting a ride from a Eula, a black woman traveling alone with a white baby
Summary
Fleeing her strict grandmother's home in 1963 Mississippi, 9-year-old Starla Claudelle becomes an unlikely companion to an African-American woman at whose side she learns harsh lessons about period segregation and family
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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10185418
Cataloging source
DLC
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Crandall, Susan
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.R375
LC item number
W48 2013
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Girls
  • Runaway children
  • Race relations
  • Friendship
  • Mississippi
  • Authors
Target audience
adult
Label
Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes readers group guide and discussion question
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20251262
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Gallery Books paperback edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781476740041
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn858660302
  • (OCoLC)858660302
Label
Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall
Publication
Note
Includes readers group guide and discussion question
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20251262
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Gallery Books paperback edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781476740041
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn858660302
  • (OCoLC)858660302

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