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The Resource A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines

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
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
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
PS3557.A355
LC item number
L47 1993
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 4.4
  • 7.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
adult
Label
A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines
Instantiates
Publication
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
20654421
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
256 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Ewing Kauffman Book fund.
Isbn
9780679414773
Lccn
92020335 //r932
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780679414773
Label
A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines
Publication
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
20654421
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
256 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Ewing Kauffman Book fund.
Isbn
9780679414773
Lccn
92020335 //r932
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780679414773

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