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Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main FIC YUN (Text) 36803001162820 FICTION Checked out 02/01/2022
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC YUN J (Text) 33118000198595 Adult: New Book Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC YUN O// (Text) 34304001013204 Adult - Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville F Yun (Text) 32604060240206 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC YUN (Text) 39230032179739 Adult New Books Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg FIC YUN (Text) 32826014322069 New Books Available -
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Lebanon PL - Lebanon F YUN (Text) 34330513581836 Adult - New Fiction Checked out 01/27/2022
Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC YUN (Text) 37323005652998 NEW-BKS Checked out 02/10/2022
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  • ISBN: 9781250274328
  • ISBN: 125027432X
  • Physical Description: 309 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2021.

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"From Jung Yun, the critically-acclaimed author of Shelter, an unflinching portrayal of a woman trying to come to terms with the ghosts of her past and the tortured realities of a deeply divided America. Elinor Hanson, a forty-something former model, is struggling to reinvent herself as a freelance writer when she receives an unexpected assignment. Her mentor from grad school offers her a chance to write for a prestigious magazine about the Bakken oil boom in North Dakota. Elinor grew up near the Bakken,raised by an overbearing father and a distant Korean mother who met and married when he was stationed overseas. After decades away from home, Elinor returns to a landscape she hardly recognizes, overrun by tens of thousands of newcomers. Surrounded by roughnecks seeking their fortunes in oil and long-time residents worried about their changing community, Elinor experiences a profound sense of alienation and grief. She rages at the unrelenting male gaze, the locals who still see her as a foreigner, and thememories of her family's estrangement after her mother decided to escape her unhappy marriage, leaving Elinor and her sister behind. The longer she pursues this potentially career-altering assignment, the more her past intertwines with the story she's trying to tell, revealing disturbing new realities that will forever change her and the way she looks at the world. With spare and graceful prose, O Beautiful presents an immersive portrait of a community rife with tensions and competing interests, and onewoman's attempts to reconcile her anger with her love of a beautiful, but troubled land"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Asian American women > Fiction.
Women journalists > Fiction.
Dakota Access Pipeline > Fiction.
North Dakota > Fiction.

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