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The Resource An American marriage, a novel by Tayari Jones

An American marriage, a novel by Tayari Jones

Label
An American marriage
Title
An American marriage
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Tayari Jones
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Newlyweds Celestial and Roy, the living embodiment of the New South, are settling into the routine of their life together when Roy is sent to prison for a crime he didn't commit. An insightful look into the lives of people who are bound and separated by forces beyond their control"--
Summary
When her new husband is arrested and imprisoned for a crime she knows he did not commit, a rising artist takes comfort in a longtime friendship, only to encounter unexpected challenges in resuming her life when her husband's sentence is suddenly overturned.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2019.
  • BCALA Literary Award for Fiction, 2019.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2018.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2018
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10619940
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Tayari
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O63
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Man-woman relationships
  • African American families
  • False imprisonment
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • False imprisonment
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Georgia
Target audience
adult
Label
An American marriage, a novel by Tayari Jones
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616207601
Lccn
2017033155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a79c7e9c-daf7-4590-ae8b-787f9fac0cbf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)993624081
  • ocn993624081
  • 2568619
Label
An American marriage, a novel by Tayari Jones
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616207601
Lccn
2017033155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a79c7e9c-daf7-4590-ae8b-787f9fac0cbf
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)993624081
  • ocn993624081
  • 2568619

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