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The Resource After : a novel, Marita Golden

After : a novel, Marita Golden

Label
After : a novel
Title
After : a novel
Statement of responsibility
Marita Golden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Police officer Carson Pierce, a confident black man, is tested to the max after he makes a traffic stop on a young black man driving without headlights. When Carson mistakes the young man's attempt to get a cell phone as reaching for a weapon and shoots him, his entire life changes. Readers follow his journey through self-recimination, shame, bouts of drinking, the humiliation of having his wife anc hcildren leave him, and alienation from his colleagues as he faces a life=altering mistake
Summary
After mistakenly shooting the son of an affluent black family during a routine traffic stop, black police officer Carson Blake struggles to cope with his feelings of shame, family discord, drinking bouts, and alienation from his colleagues as he works toput his life back together
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
BCALA Literary Award for Fiction, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
142302
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Golden, Marita
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.O3593
LC item number
A69 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Police, Black
Target audience
adult
Label
After : a novel, Marita Golden
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5204790
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 237 pages
Isbn
9780385512220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
After : a novel, Marita Golden
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5204790
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 237 pages
Isbn
9780385512220
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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