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The revisioners : a novel

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In 1924, Josephine is the proud owner of a thriving farm. As a child, she channeled otherworldly power to free herself from slavery. Now her new neighbor, a white woman named Charlotte, seeks her company, and an uneasy friendship grows between them. But Charlotte has also sought solace in the Ku Klux Klan, a relationship that jeopardizes Josephinés family. Nearly one hundred years later, Josephinés descendant, Ava, is a single mother who has just lost her job. She moves in with her white grandmother, Martha, a wealthy but lonely woman who pays Ava to be her companion. But Marthás behavior soon becomes erratic, then threatening, and Ava must escape before her story and Josephinés converge. The Revisioners explores the depths of womeńs relationshipśpowerful women and marginalized women, healers and survivors. It is a novel about the bonds between mothers and their children, the dangers that upend those bonds. At its core, The Revisioners ponders generational legacies, the endurance of hope, and the undying promise of freedom.

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  • 6 of 7 copies available at OWWL.

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Caledonia Library Association FIC SEX (Text)
Adult Fiction
52135300311868
Available
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Geneva Public Library SEXTON (Text)
First Floor New Books
52118301014939
Reshelving
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Macedon Public Library FIC SEX (Text)
Adult New Fiction
52121300742658
Available
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Naples Library FIC SEX (Text)
Chadwick Collection
52124300379851
Available
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  Chadwick Collection
Palmyra Community Library SEX (Text)
Adult New Fiction
52127300413497
Available
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This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Walworth-Seely Public Library FIC Sexton (Text)
Adult New Materials
52129300968710
Checked out
02/04/2020
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua FIC SEX (Text)
Adult New Materials
31846002862380
Available
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