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The Resource Ruby : a novel, Cynthia Bond

Ruby : a novel, Cynthia Bond

Label
Ruby : a novel
Title
Ruby
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Bond
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ephram Jenkins has never forgotten the beautiful girl with the long braids running through the piney woods of Liberty, their small East Texas town. Young Ruby, "the kind of pretty it hurt to look at, " is already quite damaged, but Ephram is forcibly drawn to her. As soon as she becomes a young woman and has any power of her own, Ruby flees suffocating Liberty for the bright pull of 1950s New York City. Years later, when a funeral forces her to return home, 30-year-old Ruby will find herself reliving the devastating violence of her girlhood. With the terrifying realization that she might not be strong enough to fight her way back out, Ruby struggles to survive her memories of the town's dark past. Meanwhile, Ephram must choose between loyalty to the sister who raised and stood by him and the chance for a life with the woman he has loved since he was a boy"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.O65645
LC item number
R83 2014
Literary form
novels
Ruby : a novel, Cynthia Bond
Label
Ruby : a novel, Cynthia Bond
Publication
Note
Includes "Extra Libris essays, reader's guides, and more" (pages [429]-443)
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn903498508
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
443 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780804194952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Includes "Extra Libris essays, reader's guides, and more" (pages [429]-443).
  • Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction 2016 - Longlist (Formerly the Orange Prize for Fiction)
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3468713
  • (OCoLC)903498508

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