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Parsons, Alibe

Overview
Works: 6 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 377 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Chronologies  Drama  Novels  Catalogs  Directories 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PS3619.T636, 813.6
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Publications by Alibe Parsons
Most widely held works by Alibe Parsons
Classic American poetry : 65 favourite poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Here are 65 poems by leading American authors, including Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, Robert Frost, and E.E. Cummings, as well as famous anonymous works such as "Frankie and Johnny." Arranged in chronological order by poet from Anne Bradstreet to Alice Walker
Black Betty by Walter Mosley( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Hired by Saul Lynx, an African-American private eye Easy Rawlins can go places a white detective cannot. Elizabeth Eady-'Black Betty'-is an old acquaintance of Easy's when he was a child back in Texas. Easy knows she always brings trouble in her wake, but he has a family to support and needs Lynx's money. With Martin Luther King and a new young president, it's a time of hope for most black Americans. As Easy tries to unravel a case that sends him in search of his own past, he finds only death
The help by Kathryn Stockett( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Jackson, Mississippi, 1962. Where black maids raise white children, but aren't trusted not to steal the silver. There's Aibileen, raising her seventeenth white child and nursing the hurt caused by her own son's tragic death; Minny, whose cooking is nearly as sassy as her tongue; and white Miss Skeeter, home from College, who wants to know why her beloved maid has disappeared. Skeeter, Aibileen and Minny. No one would believe they'd be friends; fewer still would tolerate it. But as each woman finds the courage to cross boundaries, they come to depend and rely upon one another. Each is in a search of a truth
Classic American poetry ( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Here are 65 poems by leading American authors, including Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, Robert Frost, and E.E. Cummings, as well as famous anonymous works such as "Frankie and Johnny."
The help by Kathryn Stockett( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Jackson, Mississippi; 1962-1964. College grad and fledgling writer Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan, who is white, searches for a publication-worthy project. She interviews two African American maids about their relationships with their employers. Dangerously violating integration laws, the women collaborate on a book that breaks new ground
The help by Kathryn Stockett( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Jackson, Mississippi, 1962 where black maids are not trusted with the silver but are trusted to raise the white children. Aibileen is raising her seventeenth white child and nursing the hurt caused by her own son's tragic death. Minny's cooking is nearly as sassy as her tongue and Miss Skeeter, home from College wants to know why her beloved maid has disappeared. No one would believe these three women would be friends but as each woman finds the courage to cross boundaries, they come to depend and rely upon one another
 
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English (14)
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