The Resource A kind of freedom : a novel, Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, (electronic resource)

A kind of freedom : a novel, Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, (electronic resource)

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A kind of freedom : a novel
Title
A kind of freedom
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Wilkerson Sexton
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
Evelyn is a Creole woman who comes of age in New Orleans at the height of World War II. Her family inhabits the upper echelon of black society, and when she falls for no-name Renard, she is forced to choose between her life of privilege and the man she loves. In 1982, Evelyn’s daughter Jackie is a frazzled single mother grappling with her absent husband’s drug addiction. Just as she comes to terms with his abandoning the family, he returns, ready to resume their old life. Jackie must decide if the promise of her husband is worth the near certainty that he will leave again. Jackie’s son T. C. loves the creative process of growing marijuana more than the weed itself. He finds something hypnotic about training the seedlings, testing the levels, trimming the leaves, and drying the buds. He was a square before Hurricane Katrina, but the New Orleans he knew didn’t survive the storm, and in its wake he was changed too. Now, fresh out of a four-month stint for possession with the intent to distribute, he decides to start over―until an old friend convinces him to stake his new beginning on one last deal. For Evelyn, Jim Crow is an ongoing reality, and in its wake new threats spring up to haunt her descendants. A Kind of Freedom is an urgent novel that explores the legacy of racial disparity in the South through a poignant and redemptive family history
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
TLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
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LC call number
PS3619.E9838
LC item number
K56 2017
PerformerNote
Read by Kevin Kenerly
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A kind of freedom : a novel, Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, (electronic resource)
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A kind of freedom : a novel, Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, (electronic resource)
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
online
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Isbn
9781538450932
Other physical details
digital.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
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Specific material designation
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unknown
Stock number
pdn4zr9
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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