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The Resource A Land More Kind Than Home

A Land More Kind Than Home

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A Land More Kind Than Home
Title
A Land More Kind Than Home
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Summary
"Bold, daring, graceful, and engrossing."—Bobbie Ann Mason"This book will knock your socks off....A first novel that sings with talent."—Clyde EdgertonIn his phenomenal debut novel—a mesmerizing literary thriller about the bond between two brothers and the evil they face in a small North Carolina town—author Wiley Cash displays a remarkable talent for lyrical, powerfully emotional storytelling. A Land More Kind than Home is a modern masterwork of Southern fiction, reminiscent of the writings of John Hart (Down River), Tom Franklin (Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter), Ron Rash (Serena), and Pete Dexter (Paris Trout)—one that is likely to be held in the same enduring esteem as such American classics as To Kill a Mockingbird, Of Mice and Men, and A Separate Peace. A brilliant evocation of a place, a heart-rending family story, a gripping and suspenseful mystery—with A Land More Kind than Home, a major American novelist enthusiastically announces his arrival
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Cash, Wiley
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Label
A Land More Kind Than Home
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Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062088246
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Land More Kind Than Home
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062088246
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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