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The Resource A tendering in the storm, Jane Kirkpatrick

A tendering in the storm, Jane Kirkpatrick

Label
A tendering in the storm
Title
A tendering in the storm
Statement of responsibility
Jane Kirkpatrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Emma Giesy, a strong-willed German American, believes her young family will thrive in the light of their newfound freedom after she and her husband branch off from their repressive religious community in 1856; she struggles to keep her children secure in the remote Washington Territory. [LARGE PRINT READING]
Member of
Summary
Emma Giesy is married and the mother of two. She's strong-willed and smart. Despite the odds, she and her husband branch off from a religious community of the 1850s to work and live independently in the remote coastal forest of the Washington Territory, surrounded by her husband's family rather than the influence of the autocratic German leader who has taken the main colony into Oregon. When she finds herself alone she wonders if God has abandoned her
Tone
Writing style
Award
WILLA Literary Awards: Original Softcover Fiction, 2008.
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157929
Cataloging source
KyBuM
Dewey number
F
Index
no index present
Intended audience
9-12
Intended audience source
Medialog, Inc
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Change and cherish historical series
Series volume
#2
Target audience
adult
Label
A tendering in the storm, Jane Kirkpatrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes discussion questions and an author-interview
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 631-636)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18135437
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print unabridged ed.
Extent
641 pages (large print)
Isbn
9780786297733
Isbn Type
(hardcover) :
Lccn
2007017011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(KyBuM)mlg51666110
Label
A tendering in the storm, Jane Kirkpatrick
Publication
Note
Includes discussion questions and an author-interview
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 631-636)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18135437
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print unabridged ed.
Extent
641 pages (large print)
Isbn
9780786297733
Isbn Type
(hardcover) :
Lccn
2007017011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(KyBuM)mlg51666110

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