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  • 10 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FPB BRO LAK (Text) 34207002195916 Adult Fiction PB Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton BRO (Text) 36806002090874 NEW ITEMS Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville F BROWN (Text) 78321000028311 Adult Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville F Bro (Text) 32604000225957 DCTPLD AD New Books Reshelving -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza F BROWN rosellen Lake (Text) 840191002531002 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction In transit -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC BRO (Text) 39230031913765 Adult New Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Brown (Text) 36626104001326 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch FICTION BROW (Text) 39391006913725 Fiction Available -
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell BRO (Text) 36823001679730 New Books Checked out 01/31/2019
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library FIC BROWN (Text) 39206021489974 New Materials Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781946448231
  • Physical Description: 350 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Louisville, KY : Sarabande Books, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A novel"--Cover.
Summary, etc.:
"[An] epic narrative that begins among immigrants on a failing Wisconsin farm. Chaya and her strange, brilliant, little brother Asher depart for Chicago only to discover that the Gilded Age is as empty a facade as the beautiful Columbian Exposition attracting thousands to Lake Michigan's shore. They scrape together a meager living--she in a cigar factory; he, roaming the city and stealing books and jewelry to share with the poor, until they find different paths of escape. Chaya's becomes a deeply conflicted love story and Asher, haunted by his loyalty to the Fair's abandoned workers, is responsible for an astonishing terrorist act. The abandoned Fair burns to the ground as the city goes on with its usual business in this profound narrative that resonates eerily with today's news."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Jewish children > Fiction.
Americanization > Fiction.
Immigrants > Wisconsin > Fiction.
Immigrant children > Fiction.
Runaway children > Fiction.
Russians > United States > Fiction.
Wealth > United States > Fiction.
Chicago (Ill.) > Social conditions > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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