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Set in a United States in which half the population has been silenced, Vox is the harrowing, unforgettable story of what one woman will do to protect herself and her daughter. On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowed more than one hundred words per day, Dr. Jean McClellan is in denial. This can't happen here. Not in America. Not to her. This is just the beginning...Soon women are not permitted to hold jobs. Girls are not taught to read or write. Females no longer have a voice. Before, the average person spoke sixteen thousand words each day, but now women have only one hundred to make themselves heard...but it's not the end. For herself, her daughter, and every woman silenced, Jean will reclaim her voice.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC DALCHER (Text) 33892100556936 Adult Fiction Book None 08/28/2018 Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780440000785
  • ISBN: 0440000785
  • Physical Description: 326 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • PublisherSSS: New York : Berkley, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
Set in a United States in which half the population has been silenced, Vox is the harrowing, unforgettable story of what one woman will do to protect herself and her daughter. On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowed more than one hundred words per day, Dr. Jean McClellan is in denial. This can't happen here. Not in America. Not to her. This is just the beginning...Soon women are not permitted to hold jobs. Girls are not taught to read or write. Females no longer have a voice. Before, the average person spoke sixteen thousand words each day, but now women have only one hundred to make themselves heard...but it's not the end. For herself, her daughter, and every woman silenced, Jean will reclaim her voice.
Subject: Women > Fiction.
Misogyny > Fiction.
Political persecution > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Dystopian fiction.

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