The Resource Up from freedom : a novel, Wayne Grady

Up from freedom : a novel, Wayne Grady

Label
Up from freedom : a novel
Title
Up from freedom
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Wayne Grady
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Virgil Moody vows to never be like his father, a slaveowner. He moves from Savannah to New Orleans and takes Annie with him. While he comes to think of her as his wife, she reminds him they'll never be equal. When their son Lucas is taken from them, Moody will travel through a country on the brink of civil war searching for Lucas, while trying to reconcile his past sins
Summary
After his family is broken apart in the most brutal and tragic way, Virgil Moody travels through a country on the brink of civil war, searching for his son, and meets a former slave who he sees as an opportunity for redemption for his past sins
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Loan Stars Favourites, 2018.
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10692187
Cataloging source
YDX
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Grady, Wayne
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
PR9199.4.G684
LC item number
U62 2018
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Race relations
  • African Americans
  • Slavery
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
Up from freedom : a novel, Wayne Grady
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes reading group guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
344 p
Isbn
9780385685115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1012710228
Label
Up from freedom : a novel, Wayne Grady
Publication
Note
Includes reading group guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
344 p
Isbn
9780385685115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1012710228

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