Catalog

Many Bibliomation libraries have closed to the public indefinitely to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Please contact your local library staff or consult their website for more information about the services they are providing during this time.

Record Details

Catalog Search


Search Results Showing Item 9 of 30

Links

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Bibliomation.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Killingworth Library Association LP FIC JOR (Text to phone) 33420145030301 Adult Large Type Available -
Ridgefield Library LP FIC JORDAN (Text to phone) 34010112653810 Adult Fiction Large Type Available -

Record details

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"It is 1946, and city-bred Laura McAllan is trying to raise her children on her husband's Mississippi Delta farm when two young men return from the war to work the land. Jamie McAllan, Laura's brother-in-law, is everything her husband is not--charming, handsome, and haunted by the memories of combat. Ronsel Jackson, eldest son of the black sharecroppers on the farm, has come home a hero, but is still considered less than a man in the Jim Crow South."--Publisher description.
Awards Note:
Winner of the Bellwether Prize for Fiction.
Subject: Farm life > Mississippi > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Veterans > Fiction.
African American veterans > Fiction.
Mississippi > Race relations > Fiction.
Large type books.
Farm life.
Race relations.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Search Results Showing Item 9 of 30

Additional Resources