The Resource A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines

A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines

Label
A lesson before dying
Title
A lesson before dying
Statement of responsibility
Ernest J. Gaines
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Title
A lesson before dying
Creator
Summary
A young illiterate African American man witnesses two black robbers kill a white store owner in Louisana in the late 1940s, and he is the one convicted
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1994.
  • BCALA Literary Award for Fiction, 1994.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1993.
  • YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound - Fiction: 1999
  • YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound - Literature and Language Arts: 2009
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028694
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
PS3557.A355
LC item number
L47 1993
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750
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
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  • 7.5
Study program name
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  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
adult
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Ernest J. Gaines
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A lesson before dying, Ernest J. Gaines
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Control code
20654421
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
256 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Ewing Kauffman Book fund.
Isbn
9780679455615
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92020335 //r932
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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20654421
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780679414773

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