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  • 10 of 35 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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8 current holds with 35 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Camden-Jackson Twp PL - Camden FIC CAL (Text) 74082000022612 Adult Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC CALLAHAN P (Text) 33118000196586 Adult: New Book Checked out 04/20/2021
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington FIC CAL (Text) 32572000599696 CVBPLC Adult Fiction Available -
Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville FIC CALLAHAN, P. (Text) 38301000041308 New Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL FIC CAL (Text) 36241000477370 Fiction Checked out 04/22/2021
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) FIC HEN (Text) 33187004801136 Fiction (adult) Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library FIC HEN (Text) 33187004801144 Fiction (adult) Checked out 04/21/2021
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC HEN (Text) 33187004783896 Fiction (adult) Checked out 04/19/2021
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC HEN (Text) 33187004801128 Fiction (adult) Checked out 04/20/2021
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Henry (Text) 36626104217153 2nd Floor New Adult Checked out 04/12/2021
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781984803757
  • Physical Description: 419 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin, 2021.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-413).
Summary, etc.:
Everly Winthrop grew up on stories of the 1838 sinking of the Pulaski, a luxury steamship that went down off the coast of North Carolina, killing 128 people. Among the dead was believed to be a woman named Lilly Forsyth, about whom Everly's grandfather told fabulous tales. Everly, now a professor of history, jumps at the chance to curate an exhibit featuring recently found remnants of the Pulaski. As she prepares for the exhibition, the story switches between 1838 and the present day as Everly uses artifacts from the shipwreck to track down records of a woman who survived and, as Everly learns, seized the opportunity to leave behind her abusive husband and take a new identity. In the 1838 timeline, Lilly reluctantly boards the Pulaski with 11 members of her extended family, escapes on a lifeboat, and grapples with the pressure of returning to her aristocratic life.
Subject: Pulaski (Steamship) > Fiction.
Shipwrecks > Fiction.
Shipwreck survival > Fiction.
Steamboat disasters > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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