The invention of wings
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New York, New York : Viking, [2014].
ISBN
9780670024780, 0670024783
Lexile measure
920L
Rating
920L
Status
Villa Park Public Library - Fiction
F KIDD, S.
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Book
Physical Desc
373 pages ; 25 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 6.3, 19 Points
Lexile measure
920

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"The story follows Hetty 'Handful' Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. "The Invention of Wings" follows the next thirty-five years of their lives. Inspired in part by the historical figure of Sarah Grimke (a feminist, suffragist and, importantly, an abolitionist), Kidd allows herself to go beyond the record to flesh out the inner lives of all the characters, both real and imagined"--,Provided by publisher.
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920L,Lexile
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Accelerated Reader AR,UG,6.3,19,164225.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kidd, S. M. (2014). The invention of wings. New York, New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk. 2014. The Invention of Wings. New York, New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk, The Invention of Wings. New York, New York: Viking, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk. The Invention of Wings. New York, New York: Viking, 2014. Print.

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