The Resource Jazz, Toni Morrison

Jazz, Toni Morrison

Label
Jazz
Title
Jazz
Statement of responsibility
Toni Morrison
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Harlem, 1926, Joe Trace, a door-to-door salemsan in his fifties, kills his teenage lover. At the funeral, his wife Violet slashes the dead girl's face and then desperately searches to find why Joe was unfaithful. The profound love story is immersed in the sights and sounds of Black urban life during the Jazz Age
Summary
In Harlem, 1926, Joe Trace, a door-to-door salesman in his fifties, kills his teenage lover. A profound love story which depicts the sights and sounds of Black urban life during the Jazz Age
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
ALA Notable Book, 1993.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
046252
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
  • Grades 9-12
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
J38 1992
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
980
Literary form
novels
Reading level
  • 6.0
  • 7.8
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Crimes of passion
  • Middle-aged persons
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Crimes of passion
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Middle-aged persons
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
Jazz, Toni Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm25048293
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780685534304
Lccn
91058555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)25048293
Label
Jazz, Toni Morrison
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm25048293
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780685534304
Lccn
91058555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)25048293

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