The Resource Chasing down a dream, Beverly Jenkins

Chasing down a dream, Beverly Jenkins

Label
Chasing down a dream
Title
Chasing down a dream
Statement of responsibility
Beverly Jenkins
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There's never a dull day in Henry Adams, Kansas. Tamar July has never had a great relationship with certain members of her family. In fact, she'd characterize it as a "hate/hate relationship." But when her cousin calls her with the news that she's dying and wants Tamar to plan the funeral, she's shocked but is willing to drop everything for her. After a horrendous storm, Gemma finds a young boy and his little sister walking on the side of the road. She takes them in, and quickly falls in love with the orphaned siblings. But when Gemma contacts Social Services to try to become their foster mother, she's told a white woman cannot foster African-American children. In the midst of these trials, Jack and Rocky are trying to plan their wedding. The entire town comes together to lend a helping hand. Though the residents of Henry Adams face seemingly insurmountable obstacles, each of them will discover that family comes in many forms, especially during the most trying of times
Cataloging source
TLC
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1951-
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Jenkins, Beverly
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3560.E4795
LC item number
C47 2017b
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
Series statement
Blessings novel
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  • African Americans
  • City and town life
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • African Americans
  • City and town life
  • Kansas
Label
Chasing down a dream, Beverly Jenkins
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Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062412669
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
07A67A82-2DBD-4FC0-A9D3-011A4FD558CB
System control number
  • (TLC)erc0000554034
  • 1823229
Label
Chasing down a dream, Beverly Jenkins
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062412669
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
07A67A82-2DBD-4FC0-A9D3-011A4FD558CB
System control number
  • (TLC)erc0000554034
  • 1823229

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