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The hard blue sky [electronic resource]. Shirley Ann Grau.

Grau, Shirley Ann. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781453247242 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Open Road Media, 2012.

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Summary, etc.: "A large and delicately colored panorama of summertime on a hot and lonely island off the coast of Louisiana." —The New YorkerWest of New Orleans among a few small Gulf islands lies the Isle aux Chiens, a tiny, impoverished strip of land burdened by intolerable heat and roaming packs of wild dogs. Here a handful of Creole families eke out a meager existence by fishing the Gulf waters. Such is the fate of Al Landry and his seventeen-year-old daughter, Annie. All Annie has ever known is the wild sea, but she longs for other people and places, including the glamor of life in the Big Easy. When a cruel, handsome man from the city passes through, he kindles Annie's fantasies for a life beyond the island. Soon, the young girl faces a decision: remain planted in the predictable life she has always known, or toss it all aside for her dreamed-of adventure.The Hard Blue Sky is Grau's debut novel, establishing her as a chronicler of bayou life and the complexities of the Deep...
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Subject: Fiction.
Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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