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Available copies

  • 5 of 14 copies available at Missouri Evergreen.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Trails Regional. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Trails Regional-Technical Services.

Current holds

3 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Camden County Library District - Camdenton FIC SPERA (Text) 31320003680431 Adult Fiction In transit -
Carthage Public Library FIC Spera, Deb (Text) 34MO2001804189 Adult Fiction Checked out 08/26/2019
Caruthersville Public Library F SPE (Text) 38417100425463 Fiction In transit -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville F SPE 2019 (Text) 0002205835438 Adult Fiction Available -
Douglas County Public Library F Spe (Text) 35633000327087 Adult Fiction Reshelving -
Jefferson County Library-Arnold F SPERA Deb (Text) 30061000267746 New Books Available -
Jefferson County Library-Northwest F SPERA Deb (Text) 30051000293297 Fiction Available -
North Kansas City Public Library FICTION SPERA 2019 (Text) 0001002218426 Fiction New Checked out 09/03/2019
Scenic Regional-Pacific FIC SPE (Text) 3006794745 New Fiction Checked out 08/19/2019
Scenic Regional-Union FIC SPE (Text) 3006794753 New Fiction Checked out 08/27/2019
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Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"It's 1924 South Carolina and the region is still recovering from the infamous boll weevil infestation that devastated the land and the economy. Gertrude, a mother of four, must make an unconscionable decision to save her daughters from starvation or die at the hands of an abusive husband. Retta is navigating a harsh world as a first-generation freed slave, still employed by the Coles, influential plantation proprietors who once owned her family. Annie is the matriarch of the Coles family and must come to terms with the terrible truth that has ripped her family apart. These three women seemingly have nothing in common, yet as they unite to stand up to the terrible injustices that have long plagued the small town, they find strength in the bond that ties women together."--Publisher's description.
Subject: African American women > Fiction.
Motherhood > Fiction.
Domestic relations > Fiction.
South Carolina > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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