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The heavenly table / Donald Ray Pollock.

Pollock, Donald Ray, 1954- author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver FIC POL HEA (Text) 34304000827604 Adult - Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch FIC POLLOCK, DONALD RAY (Text) 33946003114985 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/14/2016
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison F (Text) 39391006741316 Fiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon F POL (Text) 34330512986812 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville FIC POL (Text) 37323005270916 FICTION Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City FICTION POLLOCK (Text) 30403002183382 Adult - Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library FIC Pollock (Text) 31208912459023 fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385541299
  • ISBN: 0385541295
  • ISBN: 9781101971659
  • ISBN: 1101971657
  • Physical Description: 365 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, a division of Penguin Random House, LLC, [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: It is 1917, in that sliver of border land that divides Georgia from Alabama. Dispossessed farmer Pearl Jewett ekes out a hardscrabble existence with his three young sons: Cane (the eldest; handsome; intelligent); Cob (short; heavy set; a bit slow); and Chimney (the youngest; thin; ill-tempered). Several hundred miles away in southern Ohio, a farmer by the name of Ellsworth Fiddler lives with his son, Eddie, and his wife, Eula. After Ellsworth is swindled out of his family's entire fortune, his life is put on a surprising, unforgettable, and violent trajectory that will directly lead him to cross paths with the Jewetts. No good can come of it. Or can it? In the gothic tradition of Flannery O'Connor and Cormac McCarthy with a healthy dose of cinematic violence reminiscent of Sam Peckinpah, Quentin Tarantino and the Coen Brothers, the Jewetts and the Fiddlers will find their lives colliding in increasingly dark and horrific ways, placing Donald Ray Pollock firmly in the company of the genre's literary masters.--
Subject: Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Criminals > Fiction.
Farmers > Ohio > Fiction.
Genre: Noir fiction.

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