Franklin

Dream country / Shannon Gibney.

Author/Creator:
Gibney, Shannon, author.
Publication:
New York, NY : Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2018] , ©2018
Format/Description:
Book
335 pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
Families -- Liberia -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Minnesota -- Juvenile fiction.
Slavery -- Juvenile fiction.
Refugees -- Juvenile fiction.
Liberian Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Americans -- Liberia -- Juvenile fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION -- People & Places -- United States -- African American.
JUVENILE FICTION -- Historical -- Africa.
JUVENILE FICTION -- Social Issues -- Prejudice & Racism.
Families.
Slavery.
Refugees.
Liberian Americans.
African Americans.
Liberia -- History -- To 1847 -- Juvenile fiction.
Liberia -- History -- 1847-1944 -- Juvenile fiction.
Liberia.
Minnesota.
Childrens subjects:
Family life -- Liberia -- Fiction.
Family life -- Minnesota -- Fiction.
Slavery -- Fiction.
Refugees -- Fiction.
Liberian Americans -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Americans -- Liberia -- Fiction.
Liberia -- History -- To 1847 -- Fiction.
Liberia -- History -- 1847-1944 -- Fiction.
Minneapolis (Minn.) -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Young adult fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Summary:
"Dream Country is the story of five generations of young people from one African American family chasing an elusive dream across centuries and continents. Gibney conjures an ambitious, sinuous novel from a family tree twisted to its breaking point by slavery and colonialism but ultimately held together by hope and determination"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
9780735231672
0735231672
9780735231696
0735231699
OCLC:
1016403949
Publisher Number:
99979048093
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