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The Resource Push : a novel, by Sapphire

Push : a novel, by Sapphire

Label
Push : a novel
Title
Push
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Sapphire
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A self-portrait of a black teenage girl, big, fat, unloved, with a father who rapes her and a jealous mother who screams abuse. For Precious, as she is called, hope appears when a courageous teacher, a young black woman, bullies, cajoles and inspires her to learn to read. By the author of American Dreams
Cataloging source
ZGV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sapphire
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.A63
LC item number
P87 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • Teenage mothers
  • African American girls
  • Child abuse
  • Literacy
  • Incest
  • Domestic fiction
  • Coming of age
Label
Push : a novel, by Sapphire
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A Borzoi book
Control code
ocn472664670
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
139, [38] p.
Isbn
9780679446262
System control number
(OCoLC)472664670
Label
Push : a novel, by Sapphire
Publication
Note
A Borzoi book
Control code
ocn472664670
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
139, [38] p.
Isbn
9780679446262
System control number
(OCoLC)472664670

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