The Resource Clay's quilt: : a novel, (ebook)

Clay's quilt: : a novel, (ebook)

Label
Clay's quilt: : a novel
Title
Clay's quilt:
Title remainder
a novel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a bone-chilling New Year's Day, when all the mountain roads are slick with ice, Clay's mother, Anneth, insists on leaving her husband. She packs her things, and with three-year-old Clay in tow, they inch their way toward her hometown along the treacherous mountain roads. That journey ends in the death of Clay's mother. It's a day that comes to haunt her only son, who's left without a family and a history. This is the story of how Clay Sizemore, a coal miner in love with his town but unsure of his place within it, finds a family to call his own. And it's the story of the people who become part of the life he shapes: Aunt Easter, always filled with a sense of foreboding and bound to her faith above all; Uncle Paul, quietly producing quilt after quilt; Dreama, beautiful and flighty; Evangeline, the untameable daughter of a famous gospel singer; and Alma, the fiddler whose song wends its way into Clay's heart. Together, they all help Clay to fashion a quilt of a life from what treasured pieces are around him. Authentic and moving, Clay's Quilt is both the story of a young man's journey and of Appalachian people struggling to hold on to their heritage
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1971-
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House, Silas
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Electronic books
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Mountain life
  • Coal miners
  • Young men
  • Kentucky
Target audience
adult
Label
Clay's quilt: : a novel, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781616202972
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11689181
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11689181
System control number
MWT11689181
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Clay's quilt: : a novel, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781616202972
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11689181
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11689181
System control number
MWT11689181
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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