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  • 2 of 7 copies available at Blair County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Altoona Area Public Library F WIN (Text) 33240004505411 Adult Fiction Checked Out 10/08/2020
Claysburg Area Public Library F Win (Text) 10CLA00096792Y Adult Christian Fiction Available -
Hollidaysburg Area Public Library F Win 2017 (Text) 10HOL000414994 Adult Fiction Checked Out 10/01/2020
Martinsburg Community Library F Win (Text) 1OMAR00084506L Adult Fiction Available -
  Donna Smith memorial from Leidy's Home Furnishings. [ jks 06/08/2017 @ BC_MAR ]
Roaring Spring Community Library F Win (Text) 1OROA00053938S Adult Fiction In Transit -
  Memorial For Betty Jean Hoover By Roaring Spring Water
Tyrone-Snyder Public Library F Wing (Text) 1OTYR00046964F Adult Fiction Checked Out 10/14/2020
Williamsburg Public Library FIC WIN (Text) 110WIL0063468E Adult Fiction Checked Out 10/23/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780425284681 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: 342 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [2017]

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"Based on a true story: Memphis, Tennessee, 1936. The five Foss children find their lives changed forever when their parents leave them alone on the family shantyboat one stormy night. Rill Foss, just twelve years old, must protect her four younger siblings as they are wrenched from their home on the Mississippi and thrown into the care of the infamous Georgia Tann, director of the Tennessee Children's Home Society. South Carolina, present day. Avery Stafford has lived a charmed life. Loving daughter to her father, a U.S. Senator, she has a promising career as an assistant D.A. in Baltimore and is engaged to her best friend. But when Avery comes home to help her father weather a health crisis and a political attack, a chance encounter with a stranger leaves her deeply shaken. Avery's decision to learn more about the woman's life will take her on a journey through her family's long-hidden history."-- Provided by publisher.
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HL760L Lexile
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Accelerated Reader UG 5.1 18 18 195183
Subject: Historical fiction > 20th century.
Nineteen thirties > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Wealth > Fiction.
Rich people > Fiction.
Women lawyers > Fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Accelerated reader > Juvenile literature.
Tennessee > Fiction.
South Carolina > Fiction.
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