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Map of Ireland : a novel

Author: Stephanie Grant
Publisher: New York : Scribner, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edView all editions and formats
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In 1974, the first year of busing in Boston, Massachusetts, seventeen-year-old Ann Ahern's lesbianism, which has isolated her from other white students, draws her to her African French teacher and leads her to insights into Blacks' struggles in the post-Civil Rights era.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Bildungsromans
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grant, Stephanie.
Map of Ireland.
New York : Scribner, ©2008
(OCoLC)989861160
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephanie Grant
ISBN: 9781416556220 1416556222
OCLC Number: 166373202
Description: 197 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Stephanie Grant.
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The acclaimed author of "The Passion of Alice" has penned a gritty and tender story about sexual identity and race relations, set during the tumultuous integration of the Boston public school system  Read more...

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