The invention of wings
(Audiobook CD)

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[New York] : Penguin Audio, [2014].
ISBN
9781611762525, 1611762529
Lexile measure
920L
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Format
Audiobook CD
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
12 audio discs (approximately 13 hours, 30 minutes) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 6.3, 19 Points
Lexile measure
920

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Compact discs.
General Note
Duration: 13:30:00.
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Distributors vary.
Participants/Performers
Reading by Jenna Lamia, Adepero Oduye. Author's note read by the author.
Description
"The story follows Hetty 'Handful' Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. "The Invention of Wings" follows the next thirty-five years of their lives. Inspired in part by the historical figure of Sarah Grimke (a feminist, suffragist and, importantly, an abolitionist), Kidd allows herself to go beyond the record to flesh out the inner lives of all the characters, both real and imagined"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kidd, S. M., Lamia, J., & Oduye, A. (2014). The invention of wings (Unabridged.). Penguin Audio.

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

Kidd, Sue Monk, Jenna. Lamia and Adepero. Oduye. 2014. The Invention of Wings. [New York]: Penguin Audio.

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

Kidd, Sue Monk, Jenna. Lamia and Adepero. Oduye. The Invention of Wings [New York]: Penguin Audio, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk., Jenna Lamia, and Adepero Oduye. The Invention of Wings Unabridged., Penguin Audio, 2014.

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