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Mama Ruby

Author: Mary Monroe
Publisher: New York : Kensington Pub. Corp., 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After Othella--the daughter of the town tramp in Shreveport, Louisiana--convinces her to give her baby away, 15-year-old Ruby Jean Upshaw runs away to New Orleans where nothing can erase the memories of the child she lost or quell her simmering rage at Othella for persuading her to let her baby go.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Monroe
ISBN: 9780758272065 0758272065 9781496700698 1496700694 9780758278098 0758278098
OCLC Number: 770092403
Notes: Includes discussion questions.
Description: 1 online resource (353 pages)
Responsibility: Mary Monroe.

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After Othella--the daughter of the town tramp in Shreveport, Louisiana--convinces her to give her baby away, 15-year-old Ruby Jean Upshaw runs away to New Orleans where nothing can erase the memories of the child she lost or quell her simmering rage at Othella for persuading her to let her baby go.

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