The deep
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New York : Saga Press, [2019].
Edition
First Saga Press hardcover edition.
Physical Desc
166 pages ; 22 cm
Status
Main Level - Fiction
FIC SOLOMON, RIVERS
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English
ISBN
9781534439863, 1534439862

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Inspired by a song produced by the rap group Clipping for the This American Life episode 'We Are In The Future'.
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"Yetu holds the memories for her people -- water-dwelling descendants of pregnant African slave women thrown overboard by slave owners -- who live idyllic lives in the deep. Their past, too traumatic to be remembered regularly, is forgotten by everyone, save one -- the historian. This demanding role has been bestowed on Yetu. Yetu remembers for everyone, and the memories, painful and wonderful, traumatic and terrible and miraculous, are destroying her. And so, she flees to the surface, escaping the memories, the expectations, and the responsibilities -- and discovers a world her people left behind long ago. Yetu will learn more than she ever expected to about her own past -- and about the future of her people. If they are all to survive, they'll need to reclaim the memories, reclaim their identity -- and own who they really are." --,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Solomon, R., Diggs, D., Hutson, W. (., & Snipes, J. (2019). The deep. First Saga Press hardcover edition. New York: Saga Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rivers, Solomon et al.. 2019. The Deep. New York: Saga Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rivers, Solomon et al., The Deep. New York: Saga Press, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Solomon, Rivers,, Daveed Diggs, William (Composer) Hutson, and Jonathan Snipes. The Deep. First Saga Press hardcover edition. New York: Saga Press, 2019. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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