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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
Title variation
Precious
Title variation remainder
based on the novel Push
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A courageous and determined young teacher opens up a new world of hope and redemption for sixteen-year-old Precious Jones, an abused young African American girl living in Harlem who was raped and left pregnant by her father
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • BCALA Literary Award for First Novelist, 1997.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
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053974
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1950-
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Sapphire
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • Teenage mothers
  • African American girls
  • Child abuse
  • Literacy
  • Incest
Target audience
adult
Label
Push : a novel, by Sapphire
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Includes the novel Push and a reader's guide"--Cover
  • "Reader's Guide" (p. [38-40])
  • "First Vintage Contemporaries edition, May 1997." -- T.p. verso
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
139, [40] p., .
Isbn
9780307474841
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o368022334
  • (OCoLC)368022334
Label
Push : a novel, by Sapphire
Publication
Note
  • "Includes the novel Push and a reader's guide"--Cover
  • "Reader's Guide" (p. [38-40])
  • "First Vintage Contemporaries edition, May 1997." -- T.p. verso
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
139, [40] p., .
Isbn
9780307474841
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o368022334
  • (OCoLC)368022334

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