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In 1965 Bird, christened Avocet, aged six, is living with her family in a Florida citrus grove. Daddy and Mama, who run a general store, fight frequently and drink too much; Bird and her older sister Phoebe are beaten equally frequently. Daddy is eventually found dead in his car; Mama and the girls leave the grove and move into a trailer in the grounds of a motel outside Tampa. Bird, against Mama's wishes, makes friends with Miss Zora, a black woman in a neighbouring trailer. Miss Zora is a kindly white witch, whose wisdom ...

Before Women Had Wings 2011, Black Swan, London

ISBN-13: 9780552777810


Before Women Had Wings 1999, Ivy Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9780804118903

Mass-market paperback

Before Women Had Wings 1997, Ballantine Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780449911440

Trade paperback

Before Women Had Wings 1997, Black Swan, London

ISBN-13: 9780552997218

Mass-market paperback

Before Women Had Wings 1997, Audio Literature, Berkeley, California

ISBN-13: 9781574532050


Audiobook cassette

Before Women Had Wings 1996, G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780399141294


Before Women Had Wings 1996, Wheeler Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781568953779

Large type / large print