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Names Martin, Valerie.
Book Number BR015133
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation 1828. An unsentimental monolog in which a southern slaveholder laments her miserable existence on a sugarcane plantation. Manon Gaudet detests her husband and resents his affair with their servant, Sarah. Self-absorbed, Manon is caught off-guard by an impending slave rebellion. Some descriptions of sex, some violence, and some strong language. 2003.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Medium Length Book - MD
Sexually Explicit - SE
Violence - VI
Strong Language - ST
Historical Fiction - U.S - HUSF
Slavery - SLVRY
Black Interest - BLACK
Braille Book Review, Jan-Feb 2005 - B105
Audience Notes 1828. An unsentimental monolog in which a southern slaveholder laments her miserable existence on a sugarcane plantation. Manon Gaudet detests her husband and resents his affair with their servant, Sarah. Self-absorbed, Manon is caught off-guard by an impending slave rebellion. Some descriptions of sex, some violence, and some strong language. 2003.
LC Subject Plantation owners' spouses - Fiction
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) - Fiction
Slave insurrections - Fiction
Plantation life - Fiction
Women slaves - Fiction
Mistresses - Fiction
Slavery - Fiction
Louisiana - Fiction
Call Number 813.54 AFI
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 2003 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, c2003.
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