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The Resource The poisonwood Bible : a novel, Barbara Kingsolver

The poisonwood Bible : a novel, Barbara Kingsolver

Label
The poisonwood Bible : a novel
Title
The poisonwood Bible
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Kingsolver
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The drama of a U.S. missionary family in Africa during a war of decolonization. At its center is Nathan Price, a self-righteous Baptist minister who establishes a mission in a village in 1959 Belgian Congo. The resulting clash of cultures is seen through the eyes of his wife and his four daughters. By the author of Pigs in Heaven
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1998.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Adult Fiction, 2000.
Awards note
Editors' Choice, New York Times Book Review.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
038329
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kingsolver, Barbara
Government publication
publication of autonomous or semi autonomous component of government
Illustrations
phonodisk
Index
no index present
Interest level
Middle Grade
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
PerformerNote
Read by Dean Robertson
Reading level
  • 6.6
  • 6.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Missionaries
  • Families
  • Missionaries
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
Label
The poisonwood Bible : a novel, Barbara Kingsolver
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 545-546)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Genesis -- The revelation -- The judges -- Bel and the serpent -- Exodus -- Song of the three children -- The eyes in the trees
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 546 pages
Isbn
9780061577079
Isbn Type
(pbk. : HarperPerennial)
Lccn
98019901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38916924
  • (OCoLC)60786494
Label
The poisonwood Bible : a novel, Barbara Kingsolver
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 545-546)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Genesis -- The revelation -- The judges -- Bel and the serpent -- Exodus -- Song of the three children -- The eyes in the trees
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 546 pages
Isbn
9780061577079
Isbn Type
(pbk. : HarperPerennial)
Lccn
98019901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38916924
  • (OCoLC)60786494

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