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Author Ward, Jesmyn.

Title Salvage the bones / Jesmyn Ward
Published New York : Bloomsbury, 2012


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  810.6 W2561 A6/S  AVAILABLE
Description 271 pages ; 21 cm
Summary Enduring a hardscrabble existence as the children of alcoholic and absent parents, four siblings from a coastal Mississippi town prepare their meager stores for the arrival of Hurricane Katrina while struggling with such challenges as a teen pregnancy and a dying litter of prize pups
Subject African American children -- Fiction.
African American teenage girls -- Fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
Motherless families -- Fiction.
African American families -- Mississippi -- Fiction.
Rural poor -- Mississippi -- Fiction.
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Fiction.
Gulf Coast (Miss.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Novels.
ISBN 9781608196265