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Recitatif : a story / Toni Morrison ; with an introduction by Zadie Smith.

Morrison, Toni, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593315033
  • ISBN: 0593315030
  • Physical Description: xliii, 39 pages ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2022.

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Summary, etc.:
In this 1983 short story about race and the relationships that shape us through life, Twyla and Roberta, friends since childhood who are seemingly at opposite ends of every problem as they grow older, cannot deny the deep bond their shared experience has forged between them.
Subject: African American women > Fiction.
Women, White > Fiction.
African Americans > Race identity > Fiction.
Whites > Race identity > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Interracial friendship > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
United States > Race relations > Fiction.
Genre: Short stories.

Available copies

  • 33 of 50 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 3 of 4 copies available at Bridgeport Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 50 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport Adult On Order (Text) acq1163761 Acquisitions On order -
East Side Branch - Bridgeport FIC MORRISON (Text) 34000151308954 Adult New Fiction Available -
Newfield Branch - Bridgeport FIC MORRISON (Text) 34000151308962 Adult New Fiction Available -
North Branch - Bridgeport FIC MORRISON (Text) 34000151308947 Adult New Fiction Available -

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