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The ballad of Frankie Silver

Label
The ballad of Frankie Silver
Title
The ballad of Frankie Silver
Statement of responsibility
Sharyn McCrumb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
As a convicted killer awaits execution in Tennessee, Sheriff Spencer Arrowood wonders if he arrested the right man years ago. Searching for answers, he discovers shocking parallels with a case more than a century old--the controversial hanging of a 19-year-old North Carolina woman. Suddenly he finds himself in a frantic struggle to stop history from repeating itself
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Mysteries, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCrumb, Sharyn
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ballad novels
Series volume
0005
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  • Sheriffs
  • Death row prisoners
  • Pioneer women
  • Abused women
  • Women murderers
  • Judicial error
  • Arrowood, Spencer (Fictitious character)
  • North Carolina
  • Tennessee
Target audience
adult
Label
The ballad of Frankie Silver
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9780525939696
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780525939696
  • (OCoLC)38023926
Label
The ballad of Frankie Silver
Publication
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9780525939696
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780525939696
  • (OCoLC)38023926

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