The Resource Another Brooklyn : a novel, Jacqueline Woodson

Another Brooklyn : a novel, Jacqueline Woodson

Label
Another Brooklyn : a novel
Title
Another Brooklyn
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Woodson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The acclaimed New York Times bestselling and National Book Award-winning author of Brown Girl Dreaming delivers her first adult novel in twenty years. Running into a long-ago friend sets memory from the 1970s in motion for August, transporting her to a time and a place where friendship was everything--until it wasn't. For August and her girls, sharing confidences as they ambled through neighborhood streets, Brooklyn was a place where they believed that they were beautiful, talented, brilliant--a part of a future that belonged to them. But beneath the hopeful veneer, there was another Brooklyn, a dangerous place where grown men reached for innocent girls in dark hallways, where ghosts haunted the night, where mothers disappeared. A world where madness was just a sunset away and fathers found hope in religion. Like Louise Meriwether's Daddy Was a Number Runner and Dorothy Allison's Bastard Out of Carolina, Jacqueline Woodson's Another Brooklyn heartbreakingly illuminates the formative time when childhood gives way to adulthood--the promise and peril of growing up--and exquisitely renders a powerful, indelible, and fleeting friendship that united four young lives
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Woodson, Jacqueline
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3573.O64524
LC item number
A83 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Robin Miles
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Miles, Robin
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  • African American teenage girls
  • City and town life
  • Female friendship
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Memory
  • Nineteen seventies
  • Race relations
  • Sexually abused teenagers
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Transposition and arrangement
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Label
Another Brooklyn : a novel, Jacqueline Woodson
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/EE8F3BFF-F7AA-429D-B58E-4A606DD627B4/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=7919B67E-B584-441F-8466-D4FE85563B19
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Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
  • Unabridged
Antecedent source
unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (02 hr., 43 min., 31 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062472663
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Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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unknown
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • 5176401
  • ocn956499928
  • (OCoLC)956499928
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Another Brooklyn : a novel, Jacqueline Woodson
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/EE8F3BFF-F7AA-429D-B58E-4A606DD627B4/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=7919B67E-B584-441F-8466-D4FE85563B19
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
  • Unabridged
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (02 hr., 43 min., 31 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062472663
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • 5176401
  • ocn956499928
  • (OCoLC)956499928
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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