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Henna House : a novel / Nomi Eve.

Eve, Nomi, 1968- (author.).

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  • 9 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F EVE N. (Text) 34706001433418 Adult Fiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood EVE (Text) 36626103578274 Adult Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library EVE (Text) 70743000142054 Adult Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch FIC EVE (Text) 78551000525627 Fiction Available -
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library FIC EVE (Text) 39206021040025 Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Eve (Text) 31208911559823 fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) F EVE (Text) 30032010672092 ADULT FICTION Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse FIC EVE (Text) 50577010979561 Adult Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette FIC EVE (Text) 31951004075039 Main Floor - Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781476740270 :
  • ISBN: 1476740275 :
  • Physical Description: ix, 305 pages : map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2014.

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Citation/References Note: Bklst 06/01/2014
LJ 11/01/2015
PW 05/26/2014
Kirkus 06/15/2014
Summary, etc.: "In Yemen in 1920 ... Adela Damari's parents desperately seek a future husband for their young daughter. After passage of the Orphan's Decree, any unbetrothed Jewish child left orphaned will be instantly adopted by the local Muslim community. With her parents' health failing, and no spousal prospects in sight, Adela's situation looks dire until her uncle arrives from a faraway city, bringing with him a cousin and aunt who introduce Adela to the powerful rituals of henna tattooing"
Subject: Jews > Yemen (Republic) > Fiction.
Yemen (Republic) > History > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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