The Resource An untamed state, Roxane Gay

An untamed state, Roxane Gay

Label
An untamed state
Title
An untamed state
Statement of responsibility
Roxane Gay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mireille Duval Jameson is a rich and self-assured Haitian woman who is kidnapped by a gang of heavily armed men. Held captive by a man who calls himself the Commander, Mireille must endure his torment until her unwilling father pays up
Summary
A debut novel about a woman kidnapped for ransom, her captivity as her father refuses to pay and her husband fights for her release over thirteen days, and her struggle to come to terms with the ordeal in its aftermath
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books 2014
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10301594
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Gay, Roxane
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Kidnapping
  • Corruption
  • Haiti
Target audience
adult
Label
An untamed state, Roxane Gay
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9780802122513
Isbn Type
(softcover)
System control number
(OCoLC)858894752
Label
An untamed state, Roxane Gay
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9780802122513
Isbn Type
(softcover)
System control number
(OCoLC)858894752

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