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The red coat : a novel of Boston / Dolley Carlson.

Carlson, Dolley, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

2 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Eastern Branch FIC CAR (Text) 36804000276827 FICTION In transit -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC CAR (Text) 39230031928631 Adult New Books Checked out 02/02/2019
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL FIC CAR (Text) 38217000627659 Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library F CAR (Text) 30477101225104 Adult: New Checked out 01/28/2019
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library FIC CAR (Text) 78551000538820 New Books Checked out 01/24/2019
Pike Co PL - Winslow Branch FIC CARL (Text) 3865083344366438651833163393 Adult Fiction Available -
Pike Co PL - Winslow Branch FIC CARL (Text) 38651833163393 Adult Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Carlson (Text) 31208912599489 new fiction Checked out 01/28/2019
Warren PL - Warren FIC CAR (Text) 33450000608214 Adult Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781510743311
  • ISBN: 1510743316
  • Physical Description: 473 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, [2018]

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Summary, etc.:
"Irish domestic worker Norah King's decision to ask her wealthy employer, Caroline Parker, for an elegant red coat that the Beacon Hill matriarch has marked for donation ignites a series of events that neither woman could have fathomed. The unlikely exchange will impact their respective daughters and families for generations to come, from the coat's original owner, marriage-minded collegian Cordelia Parker, to the determined and spirited King sisters of South Boston, Rosemary, Kay, and Rita. As all of these young women experience the realities of life, love and loss, conflict and joy, class prejudices and unexpected prospects, the red coat reveals the distinction between cultures, generations, and landscapes in Boston during the 1940s and 50s, a time of change, challenge, and opportunity."--Dust flap.
Subject: Irish Americans > Fiction.
Beacon Hill (Boston, Mass.) > Fiction.
Boston (Mass.) > Fiction.
Massachusetts > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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