Sing, unburied, sing : a novel
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New York, NY : Scribner, 2017.
ISBN
9781501126062, 1501126067, 9781501126079, 1501126075, 9781501176661, 1501176668
Lexile measure
840L
Rating
840L
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F WARD, J.
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Book
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Physical Desc
289 pages ; 22 cm
Language
English
UPC
99975064951
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 5.4, 12 Points
Lexile measure
840

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Jojo and his toddler sister, Kayla, live with their grandparents, Mam and Pop, and the occasional presence of their drug-addicted mother, Leonie, on a farm on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. Leonie is simultaneously tormented and comforted by visions of her dead brother, which only come to her when she's high. Mam is dying of cancer; and quiet, steady Pop tries to run the household and teach Jojo how to be a man. When the white father of Leonie's children is released from prison, she packs her kids and a friend into her car and sets out across the state for Parchman farm, the Mississippi State Penitentiary, on a journey rife with danger and promise.
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840L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5.4,12,196197.
Awards
National Book Award for Fiction, 2017
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APA Citation (style guide)

Ward, J. (2017). Sing, unburied, sing: a novel. First Scribner hardcover edition. New York, NY: Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ward, Jesmyn. 2017. Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel. New York, NY: Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ward, Jesmyn, Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel. New York, NY: Scribner, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Ward, Jesmyn. Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel. First Scribner hardcover edition. New York, NY: Scribner, 2017. Print.

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