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Child of the mountains [electronic resource] / Marilyn Sue Shank.

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  • ISBN: 9780375989292 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0375989293 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (259 p.) : map.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, c2012.

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Summary, etc.: In the early 1950s, Lydia Hawkins has grown up poor in the Appalachian Mountains of West Virginia with her widowed mother, brother BJ, who has cystic fibrosis, and her Gran, but when Gran and BJ die and her mother is jailed unjustly, Lydia must try to remain strong and clear her mother's name, even after she learns a shocking secret from the uncle with whom she is sent to live.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Secrets > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Self-reliance > Fiction.
Christian life > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
West Virginia > History > 1951- > Fiction.
Family secrets > Juvenile fiction.
Families > West Virginia > Juvenile fiction.
Self-reliance > Juvenile fiction.
Christian life > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
West Virginia > History > 1951- > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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