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Mudbound, a novel by Hillary Jordan

Label
Mudbound
Title
Mudbound
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Hillary Jordan
Title variation
Mud bound
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mudbound takes on prejudice in its myriad forms on a Mississippi Delta farm in 1946. City girl Laura McAllen attempts to raise her family despite questionable decisions made by her husband. Tensions continue to rise when her brother-in-law and the son of a family of sharecroppers both return from WWII as changed men bearing the scars of combat
Summary
In 1946, Laura McAllan tries to adjust after moving with her husband and two children to an isolated cotton farm in the Mississipi Delta
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Bellwether Prize for Fiction, 2006.
  • Alex Award, 2009.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
231862
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Hillary
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O6556
LC item number
M83 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farm life
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American veterans
  • Race relations
Target audience
adult
Label
Mudbound, a novel by Hillary Jordan
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2010/03/22/mudbound-by-hillary-jordan/
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781565126770
Lccn
2007044471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2007044471
Label
Mudbound, a novel by Hillary Jordan
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2010/03/22/mudbound-by-hillary-jordan/
Publication
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
Edition
First edition.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781565126770
Lccn
2007044471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2007044471

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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