An American marriage : a novel
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2018.
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Main - Upon Request - Adult Book Club In A Bag
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First edition.
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1 bag ; 30 x 44 cm. + 10 books, discussion questions, author's biography, "Tips for starting a successful Book club" and instructions for Book Club in a Bag program.
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9781616208684
Lexile code
HL: High-Low
Lexile measure
770

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Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagined. Roy is arrested and sentenced to twelve years for a crime Celestial knows he didn't commit. Though fiercely independent, Celestial finds herself bereft and unmoored, taking comfort in Andre, her childhood friend, and best man at their wedding. As Roy's time in prison passes, she is unable to hold on to the love that has been her center. After five years, Roy's conviction is suddenly overturned, and he returns to Atlanta ready to resume their life together.
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A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Jones, T. (2018). An American marriage: a novel (First edition.). Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

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

Jones, Tayari. 2018. An American Marriage: A Novel. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

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

Jones, Tayari. An American Marriage: A Novel Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Jones, Tayari. An American Marriage: A Novel First edition., Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2018.

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