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The girl who slept with God / Val Brelinski.

Brelinski, Val, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library FIC BRELINSKI (Text) 39206021057516 New Materials Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 368 pages ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A novel"--Dust jacket.
Summary, etc.:
"Set in Arco, Idaho, in 1970, Val Brelinski's powerfully affecting first novel tells the story of three sisters: young Frances, gregarious and strong-willed Jory, and moral-minded Grace. Their father, Oren, is a respected member of the community and science professor at the local college. Yet their mother's depression and Grace's religious fervor threaten the seemingly perfect family, whose world is upended when Grace returns from a missionary trip to Mexico and discovers she's pregnant with--she believes--the child of God. Distraught, Oren sends Jory and Grace to an isolated home at the edge of the town. There, they prepare for the much-awaited arrival of the baby while building a makeshift family that includes an elderly eccentric neighbor and a tattooed social outcast who drives an ice cream truck" -- provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
HL820L Lexile
Subject: Sisters > Fiction.
Pregnant teenagers > Fiction.
Evangelicalism > Fiction.
Idaho > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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