Wandering stars
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New York : Random House Large Print, [2024].
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Franklin Ave. Library - New Large Print - New Books
Orange, T.
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Central Library - New Large Print - New BooksOrange, T.Checked OutJuly 7, 2024
East Side Library - New Large Print - New BooksOrange, T.Checked OutJuly 3, 2024
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Published
New York : Random House Large Print, [2024].
Format
Large Print
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xiii, 391 pages (large print) : genealogical chart ; 23 cm
Language
English

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Published in 2024 by arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf.
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"Colorado, 1864. Star, a young survivor of the Sand Creek Massacre, is brought to the Fort Marion prison castle,where he is forced to learn English and practice Christianity by Richard Henry Pratt, an evangelical prison guard who will go on to found the Carlisle Indian Industrial School, an institution dedicated to the eradication of Native history, culture, and identity. A generation later, Star’s son, Charles, is sent to the school, where he is brutalized by the man who was once his father’s jailer. Under Pratt’s harsh treatment, Charles clings to moments he shares with a young fellow student, Opal Viola, as the two envision a future away from the institutional violence that follows their bloodlines. In a novel that is by turns shattering and wondrous, Tommy Orange has conjured the ancestors of the family readers first fell in love with in There There—warriors, drunks, outlaws, addicts—asking what it means to bethe children and grandchildren of massacre. Wandering Stars is a novel about epigenetic and generational trauma that has the force and vision of a modern epic, an exceptionally powerful new book from one of the most exciting writers at work today and soaring confirmation of Tommy Orange’s monumental gifts."--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Orange, T. (2024). Wandering stars (First large print edition.). Random House Large Print.

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

Orange, Tommy, 1982-. 2024. Wandering Stars. Random House Large Print.

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

Orange, Tommy, 1982-. Wandering Stars Random House Large Print, 2024.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Orange, Tommy. Wandering Stars First large print edition., Random House Large Print, 2024.

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