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The Resource Welcome to the world, Baby Girl!, Fannie Flagg

Welcome to the world, Baby Girl!, Fannie Flagg

Label
Welcome to the world, Baby Girl!
Title
Welcome to the world, Baby Girl!
Statement of responsibility
Fannie Flagg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set during the late '70s, Fannie Flagg's novel follows the career of Dena Nordstrom, a tall, blonde, corn-fed girl who makes it big in Manhattan when, as a top TV anchorwoman, she makes ungodly amounts of money and to everyone in the industry and outside she has it made. However, Dena is beset by private devils of her own and finally consults a psychiatrist, who helps her face her traumatic feelings about her mysterious, emotionally distant mother and her nomadic childhood. Finally unlocking the secret of her racial heritage, Dena decides to give up her life in New York for the slower pace and friendly atmosphere of her hometown of Elmwood Springs, Missouri
Summary
TV anchorwoman Dena Nordstrom, the pride of the network, is a woman whose future is full of promise her present rich with complications, and her past marked by mystery
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
027366
Cataloging source
BAY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flagg, Fannie
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Women television personalities
Target audience
adult
Label
Welcome to the world, Baby Girl!, Fannie Flagg
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
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 467 pages
Isbn
9780449005781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 39898397
  • 436517
Label
Welcome to the world, Baby Girl!, Fannie Flagg
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
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 467 pages
Isbn
9780449005781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 39898397
  • 436517

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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