The twelve tribes of Hattie [a novel]
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CD audio book
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
8 sound discs (10 hrs., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9780804127257 (pkg.), 0804127255 (pkg.)

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Subtitle from container.
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Compact discs.
Participants/Performers
Read by Adenrele Ojo, Bahni Turpin, and Adam Lazarre-White.
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In 1923, fifteen-year-old Hattie Shepherd flees Georgia and settles in Philadelphia, hoping for a chance at a better life. Instead, she marries a man who will bring her nothing but disappointment and watches helplessly as her firstborn twins succumb to an illness a few pennies could have prevented. Hattie gives birth to nine more children whom she raises with grit and mettle and not an ounce of the tenderness they crave. She vows to prepare them for the calamitous difficulty they are sure to face in their later lives, to meet a world that will not love them, a world that will not be kind. Captured here in twelve luminous narrative threads, their lives tell the story of a mother's monumental courage and the journey of a nation.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Mathis, A., Ojo, A., Turpin, B., & Lazarre-White, A. (2013). The twelve tribes of Hattie: [a novel] (Unabridged.). Random House Audio : Books on Tape.

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

Ayana. Mathis et al.. 2013. The Twelve Tribes of Hattie: [a Novel]. [New York]: Random House Audio : Books on Tape.

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

Ayana. Mathis et al.. The Twelve Tribes of Hattie: [a Novel] [New York]: Random House Audio : Books on Tape, 2013.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Mathis, Ayana., Adenrele Ojo, Bahni Turpin, and Adam Lazarre-White. The Twelve Tribes of Hattie: [a Novel] Unabridged., Random House Audio : Books on Tape, 2013.

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