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Mudbound : a novel

Author: Hillary Jordan
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1946, Laura McAllan tries to adjust after moving with her husband and two children to an isolated cotton farm in the Mississipi Delta.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hillary Jordan
ISBN: 9781565125698 156512569X 9781565126770 1565126777 9781616208417 1616208414
OCLC Number: 1089665628
Notes: "Winner of the Bellwether Prize for fiction"--Jacket.
Awards: Short-listed for Galaxy British Book Awards: Waterstone's New Writer of the Year 2009
Description: 328 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Hillary Jordan.

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BLIGEWhen Henry McAllan moves his city-bred wife, Laura, to a cotton farm in the Mississippi Delta in 1946, she finds herself in a place both foreign and frightening.  Read more...

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