The girl who fell from the sky : a novel
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278 pages ; 21 cm
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First Floor - Fiction
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Published
Chapel Hill, NC : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2011.
Format
Book
Edition
First paperback edition.
Language
English

Notes

General Note
Includes an interview with Durrow and questions for discussion.
General Note
Reprint. Originally published: 2010.
Description
After a family tragedy orphans her, Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., moves into her grandmother's mostly black community in the 1980s, where she must swallow her grief and confront her identity as a biracial woman in a world that wants to see her as either black or white.
Awards
Bellwether Prize for Fiction, 2008.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Durrow, H. W. (2011). The girl who fell from the sky: a novel (First paperback edition.). Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Durrow, Heidi W., 1969-. 2011. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky: A Novel. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Durrow, Heidi W., 1969-. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky: A Novel Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Durrow, Heidi W. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky: A Novel First paperback edition., Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2011.

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