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The girl with the golden shoes : a novella

Author: Colin Channer; Russell Banks
Publisher: New York, NY : Akashic Books, [2007] ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in 1942 on the imagined island of San Carlos, a cultural cocktail of Trinidad, Cuba, and Jamaica, this is the story of Estrella Thompson, a headstrong fourteen-year-old girl who's forced to fend for herself when she's banished from the isolated fishing village where she's lived all her life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Channer; Russell Banks
ISBN: 1933354267 9781933354262
OCLC Number: 1047760571
Description: 152 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Colin Channer ; with an afterword by Russell Banks.

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Set in 1942 on the imagined island of San Carlos, a cultural cocktail of Trinidad, Cuba, and Jamaica, this is the story of Estrella Thompson, a headstrong fourteen-year-old girl who's forced to fend for herself when she's banished from the isolated fishing village where she's lived all her life.

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