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The last midwife / Sandra Dallas.

Dallas, Sandra, author. (Author).
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  • 50 of 60 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 60 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur FIC DALLAS LAS (Text) 34207001956326 Adult Fiction Available -
Andrews-Dallas Public Library - Andrews F DAL (Text) 73351000049987 Adult Fiction Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville F DALLAS S. (Text) 34706001488263 Adult Fiction Available -
Brazil Public Library - Brazil CHRISTIAN FICTION DALLAS (Text) 38160000312585 Second Floor, Fiction Available -
Brookville Public Library FIC DAL (Text) 38217000540407 Fiction Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC DALLAS (Text) 73174005021109 Adult: Fiction Available -
Cambridge City Public Library - Cambridge City F Dal (Text) 76893000259462 Adult Fiction Checked out 11/02/2016
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola FIC MYS DALLAS (Text) 33118000171524 Adult: Mystery Available -
Cicero Branch FIC.c Dallas, Sandra (Text) 78294000255620 Adult Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville F Dal (Text) 32604000220637 DCTPLD AD Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250074461 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 353 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [2015].

Content descriptions

Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Adult FIC Jan2016
Summary, etc.: "It is 1880 and Gracy Brookens is the only midwife in a small Colorado mining town where she has delivered hundreds, maybe thousands, of babies in her lifetime. She is a gifted and important resource for the women of her hardscrabble community, a position earned through wisdom and trust. Most women in Swandyke couldn't even imagine getting through their pregancy and labor without Gracy by their sides. But everything changes when a baby is found dead...and the evidence points to Gracy as the killer. Gracy knows she didn't commit the crime. But her innocence isn't quite that simple, either. She knows things and that's dangerous. Invited into her neighbors' homes during their most intimate times, she can't help what she sees or hears. A woman sometimes says things in the birthing bed, when life and death seem suspended within the same moment. Gracy has always tucked those revelations away, even the confessions that have cast shadows on her heart. With her friends taking sides and a trial looming, Gracy must decide whether it's worth risking everything to prove her innocence. And she knows that her years of discretion may simply demand too high a price now...especially since she's been keeping more than a few dark secrets of her own"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Midwives > Fiction.
Infanticide > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Colorado > Social life and customs > 19th century > Fiction.
FICTION / Historical.
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.

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