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|Title:||The girl who fell from the sky : a novel /|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Heidi W Durrow
|Description:||264 p. ; 22 cm.|
|Responsibility:||by Heidi W. Durrow.|
|Awards:||Bellwether Prize for Fiction, 2008.|
|Publisher:||Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill,|
|Standard Numbers:||LCCN: 2009027572|
|Class Descriptors:||LC Class No.: PS3604.U757; Dewey No.: 813/.6|
After a family tragedy orphans her, Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., moves into her grandmother's mostly black community in the 1980s, where she must swallow her grief and confront her identity as a biracial woman in a world that wants to see her as either black or white.
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- Racially mixed children -- Fiction.
- Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction.
- Intergenerational relations -- Fiction.
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