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Dream country

Author: Shannon Gibney
Publisher: New York, NY : Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Dream Country is the story of five generations of young people from one African American family chasing an elusive dream across centuries and continents. Gibney conjures an ambitious, sinuous novel from a family tree twisted to its breaking point by slavery and colonialism but ultimately held together by hope and determination"--
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Genre/Form: Young adult works
Juvenile works
History
Fiction
Young adult fiction
Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gibney, Shannon.
Dream country.
New York, NY : Dutton, [2018]
(OCoLC)1052465616
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shannon Gibney
ISBN: 9780735231672 0735231672 9780735231689 0735231680
OCLC Number: 1016403949
Awards: 2019 Minnesota Book Awards winner
Description: 335 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Shannon Gibney.

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"Spanning two centuries and two continents, Dream Country is the story of five generations of young people caught in a spiral of death and exile between Liberia and the United States"--  Read more...

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