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The girl who fell from the sky : a novel

Author: Heidi W Durrow
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Fiction   Computer File : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Electronic books
Oregon authors
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Durrow, Heidi W., 1969-
Girl who fell from the sky.
Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2010
(DLC) 2009027572
(OCoLC)303099540
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Heidi W Durrow
ISBN: 1565126807 9781565126800 9781565129627 1565129628 9781616200152 1616200154
OCLC Number: 303099540
Awards: Bellwether Prize for Fiction, 2008.
Description: 264 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Heidi W. Durrow.
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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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