The Resource Dimestore : a writer's life, Lee Smith

Dimestore : a writer's life, Lee Smith

Label
Dimestore : a writer's life
Title
Dimestore
Title remainder
a writer's life
Statement of responsibility
Lee Smith
Title variation
Dimestore
Title variation remainder
a writers life
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Award-winning author Lee Smith's fiction has lived and breathed with the rhythms and people of the Appalachian South. Now she has written her own story in fifteen essays that are both a moving personal portrait and a testament to embracing one's heritage
Summary
The novelist traces her early years in the small coal mining town of Grundy, Virginia, in the Appalachian Mountains, where she first learned to tell stories by listening to the customers at her father's dimestore
Writing style
Award
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Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10473102
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Smith, Lee
Dewey number
975.5/752
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Smith, Lee
  • Grundy (Va.)
  • Grundy (Va.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a writer's life
Label
Dimestore : a writer's life, Lee Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: raised to leave -- Dimestore -- Recipe box -- Kindly nervous -- Lady lessons -- Marble cake and moonshine -- Big river -- On Lou's porch -- Lightning storm -- Driving Miss Daisy crazy -- Goodbye to the sunset man -- Blue heaven -- A life in books -- Angels passing -- The little locksmith
Control code
ocn911255341
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781616205027
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015023739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)911255341
Label
Dimestore : a writer's life, Lee Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: raised to leave -- Dimestore -- Recipe box -- Kindly nervous -- Lady lessons -- Marble cake and moonshine -- Big river -- On Lou's porch -- Lightning storm -- Driving Miss Daisy crazy -- Goodbye to the sunset man -- Blue heaven -- A life in books -- Angels passing -- The little locksmith
Control code
ocn911255341
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781616205027
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015023739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)911255341

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