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Conjure women : a novel / Afia Atakora.

Atakora, Afia, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 16 of 28 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

5 current holds with 28 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria F ATA (Text) 37521530981549 AMPL Adult New Fiction Shelf Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main FIC ATA (Text) 36803001126478 FICTION Checked out 07/27/2020
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola ON ORDER (Text) 9780525511489kc On order On order -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville F Ata (Text) 32604060228399 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC ATA (Text) 39230032037697 Adult New Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC ATA (Text) 33187004658486 Fiction (adult) Checked out 07/17/2020
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg FIC ATAKORA (Text) 32826014250476 New Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Atakora (Text) 36626104140314 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg FIC ATA (Text) 39970000628320 FIC Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F ATAKORA (Text) 34330513461971 Adult - New Fiction Checked out 07/31/2020
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525511489
  • ISBN: 0525511482
  • Physical Description: 400 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, [2020]

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Summary, etc.:
Conjure Women is a sweeping story that brings the world of the South before and after the Civil War vividly to life. Spanning eras and generations, it tells of the lives of three unforgettable women: Miss May Belle, a wise healing woman; her precocious and observant daughter Rue, who is reluctant to follow in her mother’s footsteps as a midwife; and their master’s daughter Varina. The secrets and bonds among these women and their community come to a head at the beginning of a war and at the birth of an accursed child, who sets the townspeople alight with fear and a spreading superstition that threatens their newly won, tenuous freedom.
Subject: African Americans > Fiction.
Women > Southern States > Fiction.
Plantation life > Southern States > Fiction.
Race relations > Southern States > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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