The Resource Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston

Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston

Label
Their eyes were watching God
Title
Their eyes were watching God
Statement of responsibility
Zora Neale Hurston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely independent Janie Crawford, and her evolving selfhood through three marriages and a life marked by poverty, trials, and purpose
Summary
When Janie Starks returns home, she seeks identity and independence as the small southern black community buzzes with gossip about the outcome of her affair with a younger man
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035508
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Hurston, Zora Neale
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
890
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
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Danticat, Edwidge
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • African American women
  • Poverty
  • Marriage
Target audience
adult
Label
Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Pages 269-298 contain an afterward, selected bibliography and chronology
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
268 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780061470370
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn176919182
  • OCoLC
Label
Their eyes were watching God, Zora Neale Hurston
Publication
Copyright
Note
Pages 269-298 contain an afterward, selected bibliography and chronology
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
268 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780061470370
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn176919182
  • OCoLC

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