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Homegoing / Yaa Gyasi.

Gyasi, Yaa, author. (Author).
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  • 26 of 33 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

3 current holds with 33 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Geneva FIC GYA (Text) 34207002009901 Adult Fiction Reshelving -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville F GYASI Y. (Text) 34706001522186 Adult Fiction Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC GYASI (Text) 73174005028403 Adult: Fiction Available -
Cambridge City Public Library - Cambridge City F Gya (Text) 76893000260909 Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Cicero Branch FIC.c Gyasi, Yaa (Text) 78294000259052 New Adult Fiction Available -
Coatesville-Clay Township Public Library - Coatesville F GYASI (Text) 78321000025598 Adult Fiction Available -
Crothersville Branch LUCKY DAY FIC GYASI (Text) 37500004380057 Lucky Day Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver FIC GYA HOM (Text) 34304000824476 Adult - Fiction Available -
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood GYA (Text) 36626103755500 Adult Fiction Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown FICTION GYAS (Text) 39213000773071 Adult Fiction Reshelving -
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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.
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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