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The Resource Mama Ruby, Mary Monroe

Mama Ruby, Mary Monroe

Label
Mama Ruby
Title
Mama Ruby
Statement of responsibility
Mary Monroe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After Othella--the daughter of the town tramp in Shreveport, Louisiana--convinces her to give her baby away, 15-year-old Ruby Jean Upshaw runs away to New Orleans where nothing can erase the memories of the child she lost or quell her simmering rage at Othella for persuading her to let her baby go
Member of
Summary
After Othella--the daughter of the town tramp in Shreveport, Louisiana--convinces her to give her baby away, fifteen-year-old Ruby Jean Upshaw runs away to New Orleans, where nothing can quell her simmering rage at Othella for persuading her to let her baby go
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
387238
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Monroe, Mary
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.O528
LC item number
M36 2011b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Mama Ruby novels
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage mothers
  • Runaway teenagers
  • African American women
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Memory
  • Babies
  • African American women
  • Runaway teenagers
  • Teenage mothers
  • Louisiana
Target audience
adult
Label
Mama Ruby, Mary Monroe
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
ocn654311762
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
406 pages
Isbn
9780758238610
Lccn
2011922117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)654311762
Label
Mama Ruby, Mary Monroe
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
ocn654311762
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
406 pages
Isbn
9780758238610
Lccn
2011922117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)654311762

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