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Ruth's journey : the authorized novel of Mammy from Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the wind

McCaig, Donald (Author). Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 Gone with the wind. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.

Current holds

1 current hold with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch MCCAI D (Text) 33126017107537 Adult Fiction Available -
Covington Branch MCCAI D (Text) 33126019652233 Adult Fiction Available -
Erlanger Branch MCCAI D (Text) 33126019652258 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781451643534 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1451643535 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: print
    374 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Atria Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note: Color maps on endpapers.
Summary, etc.: Authorized by the Margaret Mitchell Estate, here is the first-ever prequel to one of the most beloved and bestselling novels of all time, Gone with the Wind. The critically acclaimed author of Rhett Butler's People magnificently recounts the life of Mammy, one of literature's greatest supporting characters, from her days as a slave girl to the outbreak of the Civil War.
Subject: Women slaves Fiction
Southern States History 1775-1865 Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.

  • Library Journal Reviews : LJ Reviews 2014 May #1

    Who'd imagine that McCaig, winner of the Michael Shaara Award for Excellence in Civil War Fiction, would take the perspective of Mammy in a Gone with the Wind prequel authorized by the Margaret Mitchell Estate? Born in Saint Domingue and orphaned as a toddler by revolution, little Ruth is taken to Savannah by French émigrés and eventually finds herself raising one Scarlet O'Hara.

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