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The Resource Remembrance, Rita Woods

Remembrance, Rita Woods

Label
Remembrance
Title
Remembrance
Statement of responsibility
Rita Woods
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Remembrance...It's a rumor, a whisper passed in the fields and veiled behind sheets of laundry. A hidden stop on the underground road to freedom, a safe haven protected by more than secrecy...if you can make it there. Ohio, present day. A refugee struggling to rebuild her life in America after the devastating Haitian earthquake is suddenly inexplicably bound to a mysterious old woman who is not at all what she seems. Haiti, 1791, on the brink of revolution. When the slave Abigail is forced from her children to take her mistress to safety, she discovers New Orleans has its own powers. 1857 New Orleans-a city of unrest: Following tragedy, house girl Margot is sold just before her 18th birthday and her promised freedom. Desperate, she escapes and chases a whisper.... Remembrance"--
  • Ohio, present day. A refugee struggling to rebuild her life in America after the devastating Haitian earthquake is suddenly inexplicably bound to a mysterious old woman who is not at all what she seems. Haiti, 1791, on the brink of revolution. When the slave Abigail is forced from her children to take her mistress to safety, she discovers New Orleans has its own powers. New Orleans, 1857. Following tragedy, house girl Margot is sold just before her 18th birthday and her promised freedom. Desperate, she escapes and chases a whisper. Remembrance. It's a rumor. A hidden stop on the underground road to freedom, a safe haven protected by more than secrecy-- if you can make it there. -- adapted from jacket
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woods, Rita
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3623.O6766
LC item number
R46 2020
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Women
  • Earthquakes
  • Underground Railroad
  • Haiti
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Haitians
  • Ohio
  • FICTION / African American / Historical
  • FICTION / African American / Women
  • FICTION / Historical
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slaves
Target audience
adult
Label
Remembrance, Rita Woods
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1097575937
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
411 pages
Isbn
9781250298454
Lccn
2019041000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1097575937
Label
Remembrance, Rita Woods
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1097575937
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
411 pages
Isbn
9781250298454
Lccn
2019041000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1097575937

Library Locations

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      38.710138 -90.311107
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