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  • 18 of 23 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch FIC CRUMMEY INN (Text) 34207002281054 Adult Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F CRUMMEY M. (Text) 34706001648809 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler F CRU (Text) 34044000997732 Adult Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC CRUMMEY M (Text) 33118000192146 Adult: New Book Checked out 12/18/2019
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC CRUMMEY INN (Text) 34304000952148 Adult - Fiction Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora FIC CRU (Text) 50825010759073 Fiction Reshelving -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Crummey (Text) 36626104094958 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown FICTION CRUM (Text) 39213000871610 New Adult Books Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F CRUMMEY (Text) 34330513445263 Adult - New Fiction Checked out 12/26/2019
Linden Carnegie PL - Linden F CRU (Text) 34239004446484 Adult Fiction, Main Library Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385545426
  • ISBN: 0385545428
  • Physical Description: 290 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2019]

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General Note:
A sweeping, heart-wrenching, deeply immersive novel about a brother and sister alone in a small world. A brother and sister are orphaned in an isolated cove on Newfoundland's northern coastline. Their home is a stretch of rocky shore governed by the feral ocean, by a relentless pendulum of abundance and murderous scarcity. Still children with only the barest notion of the outside world, they have nothing but the family's boat and the little knowledge passed on haphazardly by their mother and father to keep them. As they fight for their own survival through years of meager catches and storms and ravaging illness, it is their fierce loyalty to each other that motivates and sustains them. But as seasons pass and they wade deeper into the mystery of their own natures, even that loyalty will be tested. This novel is richly imagined and compulsively readable, a riveting story of hardship and survival, and an unflinching exploration of the bond between brother and sister. By turns electrifying and heartbreaking, it is a testament to the bounty and barbarity of the world, to the wonders and strangeness of our individual selves.
Subject: Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Newfoundland and Labrador > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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