This tender land : a novel
|Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Adult Fiction (Large Print) - South Wing Main Floor||LP Krueger||Checked Out||March 30, 2023|
677 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
"A magnificent novel about four orphans on a life-changing odyssey during the Great Depression, from the bestselling author of Ordinary Grace. 1932, Minnesota -- the Lincoln School is a pitiless place where hundreds of Native American children, forcibly separated from their parents, are sent to be educated. It is also home to an orphan named Odie O'Banion, a lively boy whose exploits earn him the superintendent's wrath. Forced to flee, he and his brother Albert, their best friend Mose, and a brokenhearted little girl named Emmy steal away in a canoe, heading for the mighty Mississippi and a place to call their own. Over the course of one unforgettable summer, these four orphans will journey into the unknown and cross paths with others who are adrift, from struggling farmers and traveling faith healers to displaced families and lost souls of all kinds. With the feel of a modern classic, This Tender Land is an enƯthralling, big-hearted epic that shows how the magnificent American landscape connects us all, haunts our dreams, and makes us whole." --,Description provided by publisher.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)
Krueger, W. K. (2019). This tender land: a novel (Large print edition.). Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)
Krueger, William Kent. 2019. This Tender Land: A Novel. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)
Krueger, William Kent. This Tender Land: A Novel Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)
Krueger, William Kent. This Tender Land: A Novel Large print edition., Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.
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