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Salvage the bones [electronic resource] : a novel / Jesmyn Ward.

Ward, Jesmyn. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781608196272 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1608196275 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2011.

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Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: African American children > Fiction.
African American teenage girls > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Motherless families > Fiction.
African American families > Mississippi > Fiction.
Rural poor > Mississippi > Fiction.
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 > Fiction.
Gulf Coast (Miss.) > Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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