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Available copies

  • 53 of 72 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

Current holds

3 current holds with 72 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hudson (Fontana) F GRISSOM (Text) 39493106707245 Adult Fiction Available -
Macon County Public Library F GRISSOM (Text) 39493107600845 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1439153663
  • ISBN: 9781439153666
  • ISBN: 9781476790145
  • Physical Description: 368 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Touchstone book."
Includes reading group guide.
Summary, etc.:
"In 1790, Lavinia, a seven-year-old Irish orphan with no memory of her past, arrives on a tobacco plantation where she is put to work as an indentured servant with the kitchen house slaves. Though she becomes deeply bonded to her new family, Lavinia is also slowly accepted into the world of the big house, where the master is absent and the mistress battles opium addiction. As time passes she finds herself perilously straddling two very different worlds and when loyalties are brought into question, dangerous truths are laid bare and lives are at risk."--Publisher's description.
Subject: Indentured servants > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Slaves > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Plantation life > Southern States > Fiction.
Genre: Fiction.
Fiction.

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