Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search


Search Results Showing Item 5 of 33

Available copies

  • 52 of 54 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hall Memorial Library - Ellington.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hall Memorial Library - Ellington KUSHNER, RACHEL (Text to phone) 34037141654709 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

Content descriptions

General Note:
"May 2018"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.: It's 2003 and Romy Hall is at the start of two consecutive life sentences at Stanville Women's Correctional Facility, deep in California's Central Valley. Outside is the world from which she has been severed: the San Francisco of her youth and her young son, Jackson. Inside is a new reality: thousands of women hustling for the bare essentials needed to survive; the bluffing and pageantry and casual acts of violence by guards and prisoners alike; and the deadpan absurdities of institutional living.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 6 15 195660.
Awards Note:
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, 2018.
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction Longlist, 2019
NPR Best Books, 2018
Subject: Women prisoners Fiction
Children of prisoners Fiction
San Francisco (Calif.) Fiction
Interpersonal relations Fiction
Reformatories Fiction
Genre: Mystery and detective fiction -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Search Results Showing Item 5 of 33

Additional Resources