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The dry grass of August

Author: Anna Jean Mayhew
Publisher: New York : Kensington Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1954, 13-year-old Jubie, traveling with her family and her family's black maid Mary Luther--who has always been there for her, making up for her father's rages and her mother's neglect--encounters racial tension and tragedy.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mayhew, Anna Jean.
Dry grass of August.
New York : Kensington Books, ©2011
(DLC) 2011283329
(OCoLC)656451648
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Jean Mayhew
ISBN: 9780758267924 0758267924
OCLC Number: 759836529
Notes: Includes Q & A with Anna Jean Mayhew (p. 285-289) and A reading group guide (p. 291-294).
Awards: Commended for Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize (Fiction) 2012
Description: 1 online resource (294 pages)
Responsibility: Anna Jean Mayhew.
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In 1954, 13-year-old Jubie, traveling with her family and her family's black maid Mary Luther--who has always been there for her, making up for her father's rages and her mother's neglect--encounters racial tension and tragedy.

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