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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Dover Pubns
Publication date January 15, 2009
Pages 268
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780486468327
ISBN-10 0486468321
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Original list price $11.95
Summaries and Reviews
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Hailed by the Saturday Review as "passionate" and "compelling" and by The New Yorker as "remarkable for its courage," this 1959 coming-of-age story centers on the daughter of Barbadian immigrants living in Brooklyn during the Depression and World War II. A precursor to feminist literature, this novel was written by and about an African-American woman.


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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780911860115
 
from Chatham Bookseller (June 1, 1959)
9780911860115 | details & prices | List price $7.95
About: "An unforgettable novel written with pride and anger, with rebellion and tears.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780486468327 Book cover for 9780912670966 Book cover for 9781558611498 Book cover for 9781558614987
 
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from Dover Pubns (January 15, 2009)
9780486468327 | details & prices | 268 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $11.95
About: Hailed by the Saturday Review as "passionate" and "compelling" and by The New Yorker as "remarkable for its courage," this 1959 coming-of-age story centers on the daughter of Barbadian immigrants living in Brooklyn during the Depression and World War II.
With Edwidge Danticat (other contributor), Mary Helen Washington (other contributor) | from Feminist Pr (July 1, 2006)
9781558614987 | details & prices | 319 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $16.95
About: "An unforgettable novel written with pride and anger, with rebellion and tears.
from Feminist Pr (January 1, 1996)
9781558611498 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $12.95
About: Selina Boyce, the daughter of immigrants from Barbados, becomes aware of her passions as she grows to womanhood in Brooklyn and experiences the conflict between two cultures
from Feminist Pr (October 1, 1981)
9780912670966 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $10.95
About: Selina Boyce, the daughter of immigrants from Barbados, becomes aware of her passions as she grows to womanhood in Brooklyn and experiences the conflict between two cultures

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