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Author Urbani, Ellen, 1969-

Title Landfall : a novel / Ellen Urbani.

Imprint Portland, Oregon : Forest Avenue Press, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Fiction    FIC URBANI,E    Available
Edition First edition
Description 297 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary Eighteen-year-olds Rose and Rosebud have never met but they share a birth year, a name, and a bloody pair of sneakers. Rose's quest to atone for the accident that kills Rosebud, a young woman so much like herself but for the color of her skin, unfolds alongside Rosebud's battle to survive the devastating flooding in the Lower Ninth Ward and to find help for her unstable mother.
Subject Young women -- Fiction.
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Fiction.
New Orleans (La.) -- Race relations -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Lower Ninth Ward (New Orleans, La.) -- Fiction.
ISBN 098826577X

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