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Homegoing / Yaa Gyasi.

Gyasi, Yaa, author. (Author).
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  • 26 of 34 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch FIC GYA (Text) 34207002009901 Adult Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F GYASI Y. (Text) 34706001522186 Adult Fiction Available -
Butler PL - Butler FIC GYASI (Text) 73174005028403 Adult: Fiction Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City F Gya (Text) 76893000260909 Adult Fiction Checked out 03/04/2017
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville F GYASI (Text) 78321000025598 Adult Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC GYA HOM (Text) 34304000824476 Adult - Fiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Main F GYASA yaa Homegoing (Text) 840191002397266 New Fiction - Main Floor Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC GYA (Text) 33187004073603 Fiction (adult) - R Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood GYA (Text) 36626103755500 Adult Fiction Checked out 03/03/2017
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown FICTION GYAS (Text) 39213000773071 Adult Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101947135
  • ISBN: 1101947136
  • Physical Description: 305 pages : genealogical chart ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Two half sisters, Effia and Esi, unknown to each other, are born into two different tribal villages in 18th century Ghana. Effia will be married off to an English colonial, and will live in comfort in the sprawling, palatial rooms of Cape Coast Castle, raising half-caste children who will be sent abroad to be educated in England before returning to the Gold Coast to serve as administrators of the Empire. Her sister, Esi, will be imprisoned beneath Effia in the Castle's women's dungeon, and then shipped off on a boat bound for America, where she will be sold into slavery. Stretching from the tribal wars of Ghana to slavery and Civil War in America, from the coal mines in the north to the Great Migration to the streets of 20th century Harlem, Yaa Gyasi's has written a modern masterpiece, a novel that moves through histories and geographies and--with outstanding economy and force--captures the troubled spirit of our own nation"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: 910 Lexile.
Subject: Women > Ghana > Fiction.
Ghana > History > 18th century > Fiction.
Slavery > Fiction.
African Americans > History > Fiction.
FICTION / African American / Historical.
FICTION / Sagas.
FICTION / Literary.

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