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The Resource News from heaven : the Bakerton stories, Jennifer Haigh

News from heaven : the Bakerton stories, Jennifer Haigh

Label
News from heaven : the Bakerton stories
Title
News from heaven
Title remainder
the Bakerton stories
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Haigh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Now, in this collection of interconnected short stories, Jennifer Haigh returns to the vividly imagined world of Bakerton, Pennsylvania, a coal mining town rocked by decades of painful transition. From its heyday during two World Wars through its slow decline, Bakerton is a town that refuses to give up gracefully, binding--sometimes cruelly - succeeding generations to the place that made them
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Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Massachusetts Book Awards, Fiction Award, 2014.
  • PEN New England Award for Fiction, 2014.
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10166309
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1968-
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Haigh, Jennifer
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
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  • Short stories
  • Domestic fiction
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the Bakerton stories
Label
News from heaven : the Bakerton stories, Jennifer Haigh
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Beast and bird -- Something sweet -- Broken star -- A place in the sun -- To the stars -- Thrift -- Favorite son -- The bottome of things -- What remains -- Desiderata
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9780060889647
System control number
(OCoLC)805051309
Label
News from heaven : the Bakerton stories, Jennifer Haigh
Publication
Contents
Beast and bird -- Something sweet -- Broken star -- A place in the sun -- To the stars -- Thrift -- Favorite son -- The bottome of things -- What remains -- Desiderata
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9780060889647
System control number
(OCoLC)805051309

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