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The Resource At-risk : stories, by Amina Gautier

At-risk : stories, by Amina Gautier

Label
At-risk : stories
Title
At-risk
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
by Amina Gautier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Amina Gautier's Brooklyn, some kids make it and some kids don't, but not in simple ways or for stereotypical reasons. Gautier's stories explore the lives of young African Americans who might all be classified as ""at-risk, "" yet who encounter different opportunities and dangers in their particular neighborhoods and schools and who see life through the lens of different family experiences. Gautier's focus is on quiet daily moments, even in extraordinary lives; her characters do not stand as emblems of a subculture but live and breathe as people. In ""The Ease of Living, "" the young teen Jaso
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gautier, Amina
Dewey number
813/.6
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3607.A976
LC item number
A93 2011eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American teenagers
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • African American teenagers
Label
At-risk : stories, by Amina Gautier
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Held
  • Yearn
  • The ease of living
  • Afternoon tea
  • Pan is dead
  • Push
  • Boogiemen
  • Dance for me
  • Girl of wisdom
  • Some other kind of happiness
Control code
754410373
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([vii], 154 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820341323
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3q3k94
  • 2ae16caf-25a6-4c5e-b050-73a2526118e0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)754410373
Label
At-risk : stories, by Amina Gautier
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Held
  • Yearn
  • The ease of living
  • Afternoon tea
  • Pan is dead
  • Push
  • Boogiemen
  • Dance for me
  • Girl of wisdom
  • Some other kind of happiness
Control code
754410373
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([vii], 154 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820341323
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3q3k94
  • 2ae16caf-25a6-4c5e-b050-73a2526118e0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)754410373

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