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The Resource Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Label
Their eyes were watching God
Title
Their eyes were watching God
Statement of responsibility
Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel about black Americans in Florida that centers on the life of Janie and her three marriages
Member of
Summary
When Janie Starks returns home, she seeks identity and independence as the small southern black community buzzes with gossip about the outcome of her affair with a younger man
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
Awards note
ALA banned and challenged classics
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035508
Cataloging source
JOY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurston, Zora Neale
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1080
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3515.U789
LC item number
T5 2013
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890
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Danticat, Edwidge
  • Gates, Henry Louis
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
HarperPerennial modernclassics
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Self-realization
  • Florida
  • African American women
  • Self-realization
  • Florida
Target audience
adult
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Label
Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Link
http://zoranealehurston.com/books/index.html#their-eyes-were-watching-god.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A hardcover edition of this book was originally published by J.B. Lippincott, Inc."--Title page verso
  • "First Harper Perennial Modern Classics edition published 2006. Reissued 2013."--Title page verso
  • "Copyright 1937 by Zora Neale Hurston. Renewed 1965."--Title page verso
  • Includes an excerpt from Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Includes Chronology (pages [210]-219) and P.S. Insights, Interviews & more, at the end of the book
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Edwidge Danticat -- Their eyes were watching God -- Afterword / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Selected bibliography -- Chronology
Control code
on1004274307
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
75th anniversary edition.
Extent
xviii, 219, 16, 5 pages
Isbn
9781417696031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1004274307
Label
Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston ; with a foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Link
http://zoranealehurston.com/books/index.html#their-eyes-were-watching-god.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A hardcover edition of this book was originally published by J.B. Lippincott, Inc."--Title page verso
  • "First Harper Perennial Modern Classics edition published 2006. Reissued 2013."--Title page verso
  • "Copyright 1937 by Zora Neale Hurston. Renewed 1965."--Title page verso
  • Includes an excerpt from Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Includes Chronology (pages [210]-219) and P.S. Insights, Interviews & more, at the end of the book
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Edwidge Danticat -- Their eyes were watching God -- Afterword / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Selected bibliography -- Chronology
Control code
on1004274307
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
75th anniversary edition.
Extent
xviii, 219, 16, 5 pages
Isbn
9781417696031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1004274307

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