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The Resource Plainsong, by Kent Haruf

Plainsong, by Kent Haruf

Label
Plainsong
Title
Plainsong
Statement of responsibility
by Kent Haruf
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The interwoven lives of a community in Colorado. The characters include two cattle farmers who take in a girl, thrown out of her house for becoming pregnant. The novel describes the girl's impact on their lives, both men being bachelors
Summary
An unlikely extended family is formed when a high school teacher helps a pregnant student make a home with two elderly bachelor ranchers
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Alex Award, 2000.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
032868
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.A716
LC item number
P58 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Plainsong, by Kent Haruf
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
5013086
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
301 p.
Isbn
9780375406188
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99015606
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41272953
  • (OCoLC)41272953
Label
Plainsong, by Kent Haruf
Link
Publication
Control code
5013086
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
301 p.
Isbn
9780375406188
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99015606
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41272953
  • (OCoLC)41272953

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