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The invention of wings: a novel
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Published:
New York : Viking, [2014].
Physical Desc:
373 pages ; 25 cm
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.3 - AR Pts: 19
Lexile measure:
920L
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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780670024780, 0670024783
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.3, 19 Points
Lexile measure:
920

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Description
"The story follows Hetty "Handful" Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. "The Invention of Wings" follows the next thirty-five years of their lives. Inspired in part by the historical figure of Sarah Grimke (a feminist, suffragist and, importantly, an abolitionist), Kidd allows herself to go beyond the record to flesh out the inner lives of all the characters, both real and imagined"--,Provided by publisher.
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Accelerated Reader AR,UG,6.3,19.0,164225.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kidd, S. M. (2014). The invention of wings: a novel. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk. 2014. The Invention of Wings: A Novel. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk, The Invention of Wings: A Novel. New York: Viking, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk. The Invention of Wings: A Novel. New York: Viking, 2014. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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