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Swift River  Cover Image Book Book

Swift River / Essie Chambers.

Chambers, Essie, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781668027912
  • ISBN: 1668027917
  • Physical Description: 294 pages : illustration ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2024.

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Summary, etc.:
In 1987, the only Black person in all Swift River after her Pop disappeared seven years ago, Diamond Newberry, receiving a letter from a relative she's never met, is introduced to two generations of African American Newberry women, gaining a sense of her place in the world and in her family.
Subject: African American women > Fiction.
Racially mixed families > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Noires américaines > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Secrets de famille > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Genre: Novels.

Available copies

  • 5 of 22 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Terryville Public Library.


  • 15 current holds with 22 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Terryville Public Library F CHA (Text) 34028155624795 Adult New Fiction Checked out 06/27/2024

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