The Resource Leaving Atlanta, Tayari Jones

Leaving Atlanta, Tayari Jones

Label
Leaving Atlanta
Title
Leaving Atlanta
Statement of responsibility
Tayari Jones
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale based on the Atlanta child murders of 1979 finds Tasha coping with her parents' separation in the wake of a first crush, Rodney struggling to make friends while vying for his father's approval, and Octavia facing down the in crowd at school
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Debut Fiction, 2003.
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069028
Cataloging source
IAQ
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Jones, Tayari
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O63
LC item number
L43 2002
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • African American children
  • African American families
  • Serial murders
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Leaving Atlanta, Tayari Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
255 p.
Isbn
9780446690898
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o272382324
  • (OCoLC)272382324
Label
Leaving Atlanta, Tayari Jones
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
255 p.
Isbn
9780446690898
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o272382324
  • (OCoLC)272382324

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