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Summary:

The story of two young African American men, one condemned to death for a murder and the other a teacher, who form a bond in a small Cajun Louisiana community in the late 1940s.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library F GAINE (Text) 33122001064594 Adult Fiction Book None 10/09/2001 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0679455612
  • ISBN: 0679414770 :
  • Physical Description: 256 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : A. A. Knopf, 1999.
  • Distributor: Distributed by Random House, Inc.

Content descriptions

Citation/References Note:
Wilson's Senior High School
Wilson's Fiction
Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)
Summary, etc.:
The story of two young African American men, one condemned to death for a murder and the other a teacher, who form a bond in a small Cajun Louisiana community in the late 1940s.
Target Audience Note:
Adult Follett Library Resources
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR 4.4 11.0
Awards Note:
Oregon Battle of the Books 2018-19, Grades 9-12.
Subject: African American men > Louisiana > Fiction.
Death row inmates > Louisiana > Fiction.
Friendship > Louisiana > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction
Louisiana > Fiction
Louisiana > Race relations > Fiction.

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