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The Resource In the garden of stone, a novel by Susan Tekulve

In the garden of stone, a novel by Susan Tekulve

Label
In the garden of stone
Title
In the garden of stone
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Susan Tekulve
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1924, shortly before daybreak in War, West Virginia, a passing train derails and spills an avalanche of coal over Emma Palmisano's house, trapping her sleeping family inside. Railroad man Caleb Sypher digs her out-- and marries her a week later. Caleb delivers her from the gritty coal camp to 47 acres of pristine Virginia mountain farmland. As we follow the resulting generations, we discover the nature of power and pride, love and loss, and how one impoverished family endures estrangement from the land and each other in order to unearth the rich seams of forgiveness
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Awards note
South Carolina First Novel Prize, 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10178205
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tekulve, Susan
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mountain life
  • Mountain life
  • Appalachian Region
  • Virginia, Southwest
  • Appalachian Region
  • Virginia
  • Virginia, Southwest
Label
In the garden of stone, a novel by Susan Tekulve
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
Control code
950881
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9781891885211
Lccn
2012043391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781891885211
  • (OCoLC)813933238
Label
In the garden of stone, a novel by Susan Tekulve
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
950881
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9781891885211
Lccn
2012043391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781891885211
  • (OCoLC)813933238

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