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The Invention of Wings

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"The story follows Hetty 'Handful' Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. "The Invention of Wings" follows the next thirty-five years of their lives. Inspired in part by the historical figure of Sarah Grimke (a feminist, suffragist and, importantly, an abolitionist), Kidd allows herself to go beyond the record to flesh out the inner lives of all the characters, both ...

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0670024783

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9780670024780

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The Invention of Wings
2017, Penguin Audiobooks

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2015, Penguin Books

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2015, Large Print Press

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The Invention of Wings
2014, Viking, New York

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The Invention of Wings
2014, Thorndike Press, Detroit

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The Invention of Wings
2014, Tinder Press, London

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2014, Tinder Press, London

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2014, Penguin Audiobooks

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2014, Tinder Press, London

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