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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) LP F OFF (Text) 30032001811444 LARGE PRINT FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781432850876
  • Physical Description: 287 pages (large print) : 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, A Cengage Company 2018

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A taut,compelling novel set in rural Kentucky form the Korean War to 1970. Tucker, a young veteran, returns from war to work for a bootlegger. He falls in love and starts a family, and while the Tuckers don't have much, they have the love of their home and each other. But when his family is threatened, Tucker is pushed into violence, which changes everything. The story of people living off the land and by their wits in a backwoods Kentucky world of shine-runners and laborers whose social codes are every bit as nuanced as the British aritocracy.
Subject: Kentucky > Social life and customs > Fiction.
Veterans > Fiction.
Mountain people > Fiction.

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