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Abington Community Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50687011470856 Stacks Checked Out 07/27/2019
Abington Community Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50687011565382 Stacks Checked Out 07/30/2019
Albright Memorial Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50686015060044 Stacks Checked Out 07/17/2019
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Albright Memorial Library FICTION WHITEHE (Text) 50686015105666 Stacks Checked Out 08/21/2019
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  • ISBN: 0385542364
  • ISBN: 9780385542364
  • Physical Description: 306 pages ; 25 cm
    regular print
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2016]
  • Badges:
    • Top Holds Over Last 5 Years: 5 / 5.0

Content descriptions

General Note: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2017
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence for Fiction Winner, 2017
National Book Award, 2016
"Oprah's Book Club; 2016 selection."
Formatted Contents Note: Ajarry -- Georgia -- Ridgeway -- South Carolina -- Stevens -- North Carolina -- Ethel -- Tennessee -- Caesar -- Indiana -- Mabel -- The North.
Summary, etc.: "Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. When Caesar, a recent arrival from Virginia, tells her about the Underground Railroad, they decide to take a terrifying risk and escape. Though they manage to find a station and head north, they are being hunted. Their first stop is South Carolina, in a city that initially seems like a haven. But the city's placid surface masks an insidious scheme designed for its black denizens. And even worse: Ridgeway, the relentless slave catcher, is close on their heels. Forced to flee again, Cora embarks on a harrowing flight, state by state, seeking true freedom"--Publisher's description.
Awards Note:
National Book Award, 2016
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence for Fiction Winner, 2017
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2017
Subject: Fugitive slaves United States Fiction
United States History 19th century Fiction
Fugitive slaves United States Fiction
Underground Railroad Fiction
Genre: Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Summary: "Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. When Caesar, a recent arrival from Virginia, tells her about the Underground Railroad, they decide to take a terrifying risk and escape. Though they manage to find a station and head north, they are being hunted. Their first stop is South Carolina, in a city that initially seems like a haven. But the city's placid surface masks an insidious scheme designed for its black denizens. And even worse: Ridgeway, the relentless slave catcher, is close on their heels. Forced to flee again, Cora embarks on a harrowing flight, state by state, seeking true freedom"--Publisher's description.
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