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The invention of wings : [bagged books] / Sue Monk Kidd.

Kidd, Sue Monk. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BAGGED BOOKS Kidd (Text) 36626104004346 2nd Floor Adult Kits Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 10 books (373 pages) ; 20 cm + laminated discussion questions
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Kit contains 10 books and laminated discussion questions in a clear tote bag.
Editions vary but most are Penguin Books, 2015.
Summary, etc.:
"The story follows Hetty "Handful" Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. "The Invention of Wings" follows the next thirty-five years of their lives. Inspired in part by the historical figure of Sarah Grimke (a feminist, suffragist and, importantly, an abolitionist), Kidd allows herself to go beyond the record to flesh out the inner lives of all the characters, both real and imagined"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Book clubs (Discussion groups)
Grimké, Sarah Moore, 1792-1873. > Fiction.
Antislavery movements > Fiction.
Feminists > South Carolina > Fiction.
Women's rights > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.

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