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The invention of wings, Sue Monk Kidd

Label
The invention of wings
Title
The invention of wings
Statement of responsibility
Sue Monk Kidd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The story follows Hetty "Handful" Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. "The Invention of Wings" follows the next thirty-five years of their lives. Inspired in part by the historical figure of Sarah Grimke (a feminist, suffragist and, importantly, an abolitionist), Kidd allows herself to go beyond the record to flesh out the inner lives of all the characters, both real and imagined"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kidd, Sue Monk
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grimké, Sarah Moore
  • Antislavery movements
  • Feminists
  • Women's rights
  • Biographical fiction
  • Historical fiction
Label
The invention of wings, Sue Monk Kidd
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
373 p.
Isbn
9780670024780
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013028185
System control number
  • (OCoLC)849719161
  • (OCoLC)ocn849719161
  • 623796
Label
The invention of wings, Sue Monk Kidd
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
373 p.
Isbn
9780670024780
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013028185
System control number
  • (OCoLC)849719161
  • (OCoLC)ocn849719161
  • 623796

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