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A kind of freedom : a novel, Margaret Wilkerson Sexton

Label
A kind of freedom : a novel
Title
A kind of freedom
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Wilkerson Sexton
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Contributor
Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evelyn is a Creole woman who comes of age in New Orleans at the height of World War II. Her family inhabits the upper echelon of Black society, and when she falls for no-account Renard, she is forced to choose between her life of privilege and the man she loves. In 1982, Evelyn's daughter, Jackie, is a frazzled single mother grappling with her absent husband's drug addiction. Just as she comes to terms with his abandoning the family, he returns, ready to resume their old life. Jackie must decide if the promise of her husband is worth the near certainty he'll leave again. Jackie's son, T.C., loves the creative process of growing marijuana more than the weed itself. He was a square before Hurricane Katrina, but the New Orleans he knew didn't survive the storm. Fresh out of a four-month stint for drug charges, T.C. decides to start over-until an old friend convinces him to stake his new beginning on one last deal. For Evelyn, Jim Crow is an ongoing reality, and in its wake new threa
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Sexton, Margaret Wilkerson
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.E9838
LC item number
K56 2017eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • Creoles
  • Single mothers
  • Marijuana
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Louisiana
Label
A kind of freedom : a novel, Margaret Wilkerson Sexton
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781640090026
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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28e9d073-0851-48f7-8e28-69c2d7f9a491
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)989719645
  • (OCoLC)ocn989719645
Label
A kind of freedom : a novel, Margaret Wilkerson Sexton
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781640090026
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
28e9d073-0851-48f7-8e28-69c2d7f9a491
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)989719645
  • (OCoLC)ocn989719645

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