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A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines

Label
A lesson before dying
Title
A lesson before dying
Statement of responsibility
Ernest J. Gaines
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young illiterate African American man witnesses two black robbers kill a white store owner in Louisana in the late 1940s, and he is the one convicted
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1994.
  • BCALA Literary Award for Fiction, 1994.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1993.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
028694
Cataloging source
DIP
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.A355
LC item number
L47 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oprah's Book Club
Target audience
adult
Label
A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
Control code
77574
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780679455615
Lccn
92020335
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37844401
  • (OCoLC)37844401
Label
A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
Control code
77574
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780679455615
Lccn
92020335
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37844401
  • (OCoLC)37844401

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