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Salvage the bones : a novel / Jesmyn Ward.

By: Ward, Jesmyn.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2011Edition: 1st U.S. ed.Description: 261 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781608195220; 1608195228.Subject(s): 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 | African American children -- Fiction | Siblings -- Fiction | Family life -- Fiction | Poor -- Mississippi -- Fiction | Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Fiction | Gulf Coast (Miss.) -- FictionDDC classification: 813/.6 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description Summary: 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.
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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.

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