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The Resource Before we were yours, Lisa Wingate

Before we were yours, Lisa Wingate

Label
Before we were yours
Title
Before we were yours
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Wingate
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on one of America's most notorious real-life scandals-in which Georgia Tann, director of a Memphis-based adoption organization, kidnapped and sold poor children to wealthy families all over the country-Lisa Wingate's riveting, wrenching, and ultimately uplifting tale reminds us how, even though the paths we take can lead to many places, the heart never forgets where we belong"--
Summary
A tale inspired by firsthand accounts about the notoriously corrupt Tennessee Children's Home Society follows the efforts of a Baltimore assistant D.A. to uncover her parents' fateful secrets in the wake of a political attack and a chance encounter with a stranger
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2017
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10560371
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.I53165
LC item number
B44 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Before we were yours, Lisa Wingate
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21079257
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780425284681
Lccn
2017009998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (DLC)BK0019547577
  • (OCoLC)ocn958413467
  • (OCoLC)958413467
Label
Before we were yours, Lisa Wingate
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21079257
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780425284681
Lccn
2017009998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (DLC)BK0019547577
  • (OCoLC)ocn958413467
  • (OCoLC)958413467

Library Locations

    • Batesville Memorial Public LibraryBorrow it
      131 N. Walnut St., Batesville, IN, 47006, US
      39.299751 -85.222869
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