Libraries are open! We still offer contactless pickup with Books on the Go!

Swing time: A Novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(2)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(2)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Author:
Language:
English
More Details
ISBN:
9781594203985
9780399564314
9781524723194
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work IDcb7d5f60-0c0b-0361-47ab-86a60ad7a912
Grouping Titleswing time
Grouping Authorzadie smith
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-10-19 05:22:49AM
Last Indexed2021-10-19 05:42:34AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9781594203985

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value0
accelerated_reader_reading_level0
authorZadie Smith
author_displaySmith, Zadie
available_at_catalogAthens Drive Community
Duraleigh Road Community
East Regional
Eva H. Perry Regional
Fuquay-Varina Community
Holly Springs Community
Morrisville Community
Richard B. Harrison Community
Southeast Regional
Village Regional
Wake Forest Community
Wendell Community
West Regional
collection_catalogAdult Fiction
Large Print
detailed_location_catalogAthens Drive Community - Adult Fiction
Cary Regional - Adult Fiction
Duraleigh Road - Adult Fiction
East Regional - Adult Fiction
East Regional - Large Print
Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction
Eva H. Perry Regional - Large Print
Fuquay-Varina Community - Large Print
Holly Springs Community - Adult Fiction
Morrisville Community Library - Large Print
Northeast Regional - Adult Fiction
Remote Storage - Adult Fiction
Remote Storage - Large Print
Richard B Harrison - Large Print
Southeast Regional - Adult Fiction
Southeast Regional - Large Print
Village Regional Library - Adult Fiction
Village Regional Library - Large Print
WCPL - Large Print
Wake Forest Community - Adult Fiction
Wake Forest Community - Large Print
Wendell Community - Large Print
West Regional - Adult Fiction
West Regional - Large Print
display_description"An ambitious, exuberant new novel moving from North West London to West Africa, from the multi-award-winning author of White Teeth and On Beauty Two brown girls dream of being dancers--but only one, Tracey, has talent. The other has ideas: about rhythm and time, about black bodies and black music, what constitutes a tribe, or makes a person truly free. It's a close but complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, never to be revisited, but never quite forgotten, either. Tracey makes it to the chorus line but struggles with adult life, while her friend leaves the old neighborhood behind, traveling the world as an assistant to a famous singer, Aimee, observing close up how the one percent live. But when Aimee develops grand philanthropic ambitions, the story moves from London to West Africa, where diaspora tourists travel back in time to find their roots, young men risk their lives to escape into a different future, the women dance just like Tracey--the same twists, the same shakes--and the origins of a profound inequality are not a matter of distant history, but a present dance to the music of time"-- $c Provided by publisher.
format_catalogBook
Large Print
eBook
format_category_catalogBooks
eBook
idcb7d5f60-0c0b-0361-47ab-86a60ad7a912
isbn9780399564314
9781524723194
9781594203985
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
overdrive:6d8d866e-86ad-45fa-bdfe-e9f65d023d77-1Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook5falsetrueOverDriveAdobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive ReadAvailable Online
ils:7161006119710Village Regional Library - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:7161006119714Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:7161006119727Northeast Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseLong OverdueNER
ils:7161006871534Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseChecked outEVA
ils:7161006119709Holly Springs Community - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfHSP
ils:7161006119716East Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfERL
ils:7161006119697Duraleigh Road - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseLong OverdueDUR
ils:7161006119720Athens Drive Community - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfADR
ils:7161006119711Southeast Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfSER
ils:7161006119693Cary Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseRemote StorageCRY
ils:7161006119698Wake Forest Community - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWAK
ils:7161006119726East Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfERL
ils:7161006119690West Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseRemote StorageWRL
ils:7161006119699West Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWRL
ils:7161006119707Remote Storage - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7161006230340Village Regional Library - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:7161006119704Wake Forest Community - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWAK
ils:7161006119705Remote Storage - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7161006119718Village Regional Library - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:7161006119722Cary Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseRemote StorageCRY
ils:7161006119706Southeast Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfSER
ils:7161006119701West Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWRL
ils:7161006119703Duraleigh Road - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfDUR
ils:7161006119702Cary Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseRemote StorageCRY
ils:7161006119719Athens Drive Community - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfADR
ils:7161006119721Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:7161006230339Remote Storage - Adult FictionSMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7174826166813Village Regional Library - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:7174826166796Village Regional Library - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:7174826166800Remote Storage - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7174826166820Village Regional Library - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseLong OverdueVIL
ils:7174826166815Southeast Regional - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfSER
ils:7174827346218Morrisville Community Library - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfMOR
ils:7174826166814WCPL - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWCPL
ils:7174826166807Village Regional Library - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseRemote StorageVIL
ils:7174827144397Fuquay-Varina Community - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfFUQ
ils:7174826166811Eva H. Perry Regional - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseDisplayEVA
ils:7174826166803West Regional - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWRL
ils:7174826166805Wendell Community - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWEN
ils:7174826166821West Regional - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWRL
ils:7174826166802Southeast Regional - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfSER
ils:7174826166806Eva H. Perry Regional - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseDisplayEVA
ils:7174826166799Wake Forest Community - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfWAK
ils:7174826166801Southeast Regional - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfSER
ils:7174826166819East Regional - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfERL
ils:7174826920103Richard B Harrison - Large PrintLP SMITH1falsefalseOn ShelfRBH
last_indexed2021-10-19T09:42:34.321Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formFiction
literary_form_fullFiction
local_callnumber_catalogLP SMITH
SMITH
owning_library_catalogWake County Public Libraries
owning_location_catalogAthens Drive Community
Cary Regional
Duraleigh Road Community
East Regional
Eva H. Perry Regional
Fuquay-Varina Community
Holly Springs Community
Morrisville Community
Northeast Regional
Richard B. Harrison Community
Southeast Regional
Village Regional
Wake Forest Community
Wendell Community
West Regional
primary_isbn9781594203985
publishDate2016
publisherPenguin Press,
Penguin Publishing Group
Random House Large Print in association with Penguin Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC,
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical DescriptionAbridged
overdrive:6d8d866e-86ad-45fa-bdfe-e9f65d023d77eBookeBookEnglishPenguin Publishing Group2016
ils:716100BookBooksEnglishPenguin Press, 2016.453 p. ; 25 cm
ils:717482Large PrintBooksFirst large print edition.EnglishRandom House Large Print in association with Penguin Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2016]596 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:6d8d866e-86ad-45fa-bdfe-e9f65d023d77-1Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse
ils:7161006119710On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119714On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119727Currently UnavailableLong Overduefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006871534Checked outChecked outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119709On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119716On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119697Currently UnavailableLong Overduefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119720On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119711On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119693Currently UnavailableRemote Storagefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119698On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119726On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119690Currently UnavailableRemote Storagefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119699On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119707On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006230340On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119704On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119705On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119718On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119722Currently UnavailableRemote Storagefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119706On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119701On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119703On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119702Currently UnavailableRemote Storagefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119719On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006119721On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7161006230339On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166813On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166796On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166800On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166820Currently UnavailableLong Overduefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166815On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174827346218On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166814On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166807Currently UnavailableRemote Storagefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174827144397On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166811On ShelfDisplayfalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166803On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166805On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166821On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166802On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166806On ShelfDisplayfalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166799On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166801On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826166819On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7174826920103On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
subject_facetAfrica, West -- Fiction
Dancers -- Fiction
Female friendship -- Fiction
Large type books
London (England) -- Fiction
Psychological fiction
Women, Black -- Fiction
title_displaySwing time
title_fullSwing Time A Novel
Swing time / Zadie Smith
title_shortSwing time
title_subA Novel
topic_facetDancers
Female friendship
Fiction
Large type books
Literature
Women, Black