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The Resource Boy, snow, bird, Helen Oyeyemi

Boy, snow, bird, Helen Oyeyemi

Label
Boy, snow, bird
Title
Boy, snow, bird
Statement of responsibility
Helen Oyeyemi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the winter of 1953, Boy Novak arrives by chance in a small town in Massachusetts, looking, she believes, for beauty. She marries a local widower and becomes stepmother to his winsome daughter, Snow Whitman. Elements of the familiar tale of aesthetic obsession begin to play themselves out when the birth of Boy's daughter, Bird, who is dark-skinned, exposes the Whitmans as light-skinned African Americans passing for white
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PR6115.Y49
  • PR6115.Y49
LC item number
  • B69 2014
  • B69 2014
Literary form
fiction
Label
Boy, snow, bird, Helen Oyeyemi
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
852251423
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781594631399
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2013025053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky256200304
  • (OCoLC)852251423
Label
Boy, snow, bird, Helen Oyeyemi
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
852251423
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781594631399
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2013025053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky256200304
  • (OCoLC)852251423

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