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The salt god's daughter [electronic resource] / Ilie Ruby.

Ruby, Ilie. (Author).

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http://listenalaska.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=537CD505-A379-4E50-A87A-92D514F74DA2 - This item is available as a downloadable title for registered borrowers of participating ListenAlaska libraries. Click here for access and availability

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781593764906 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1593764901 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (338 p.)
  • Publisher: Berkeley : Soft Skull Press, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note: Description based upon print version of record.
Summary, etc.: Set in Long Beach, California, beginning in the 1970s, The Salt God's Daughter follows Ruthie and her sister, Dolly as they carve out a life in a place filled with natural beauty, meteorological myths, and exotic folklore. Raised by a mother drawn to the ocean and guided by the moons, their heritage is a mystery and their mother often absent, forcing the two girls to confront the social and sexual mores of the time on their own, caught in the riptide of a culture that alternately glorifies and demonizes female sexuality. Ruthie's daughter, Naida, is born into this conflicting landscape ...
Subject: Sisters > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Fiction.
California > Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.
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