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The Resource Only twice I've wished for heaven : a novel, Dawn Turner Trice

Only twice I've wished for heaven : a novel, Dawn Turner Trice

Label
Only twice I've wished for heaven : a novel
Title
Only twice I've wished for heaven
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Dawn Turner Trice
Title variation
Only twice Ive wished for heaven
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1975 young Tempestt Saville and her family are chosen by lottery to "move on up" to Lakeland: one square mile of rich black soil carved out of a Chicago ghetto, cradling sparkling apartment towers where the elite of black professionals live behind a ten-foot-high, ivy covered fence. But 11-year old Temmy is drawn to the world outside the fence, to 35th Street, a place of colorful, often dangerous characters
Summary
Moving with her family to a secure apartment complex carved out of a Chicago ghetto, young Tempestt Saville is drawn to the colorful world outside the compound and the dangerous characters who inhabit it
Theme
Award
  • Alex Award, 1998.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1997.
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059732
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.R453
LC item number
O55 1998
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Only twice I've wished for heaven : a novel, Dawn Turner Trice
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Publication
Control code
1610828
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780385491235
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97039733
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37534026
  • (OCoLC)37534026
Label
Only twice I've wished for heaven : a novel, Dawn Turner Trice
Link
Publication
Control code
1610828
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780385491235
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97039733
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37534026
  • (OCoLC)37534026

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