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The house of Eve / a novel by Sadeqa Johnson.

Johnson, Sadeqa, (author.).


1950s Philadelphia: fifteen-year-old Ruby Pearsall is on track to becoming the first in her family to attend college, in spite of having a mother more interested in keeping a man than raising a daughter. But a taboo love affair threatens to pull her backdown into the poverty and desperation that has been passed on to her like a birthright.

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  • ISBN: 9781638086796
  • ISBN: 1638086796
  • Physical Description: 496 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2023.
Subject: Motherhood > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Married women > Fiction.
Self-realization in women > Fiction.
Nineteen fifties > Fiction.
Social status > Fiction.
Philadelphia (Pa.) > Fiction.
Washington (D.C.) > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Romance fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Large print books.

Available copies

  • 8 of 9 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lebanon-Laclede County.


  • 1 current hold with 9 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon-Laclede County Library LgP F Johnson (Text) 3803839793 Large Print Fiction Available -

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