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The Tumbling Turner sisters, Juliette Fay

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The Tumbling Turner sisters
Title
The Tumbling Turner sisters
Statement of responsibility
Juliette Fay
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1919, the four Turner sisters and their parents are barely scraping along. Their father is a low-paid boot stitcher in Johnson City, NY, and the Turners are always one paycheck away from eviction. When their father's hand is crushed and he's forced to quit, their domineering mother decides that the vaudeville stage is their best--and only--chance for salvation. With everything at stake, the Tumbling Turners take to the road and the four young women, teenagers Gert, Winnie, and Kit, and Nell, a 22-year-old new mother and recent widow of the Great War, are soon immersed in the tumultuous world of American Vaudeville on a nine-city tour that will make or break them. Swindlers and ne'er-do-wells await in abundance, but so does kindness, and just maybe a chance at love. Equal parts heartwarming, charming, and reflective, The Tumbling Turner Sisters is the story of the sacrifices we make in the name of family, and how the most unlikely choice can ultimately be the one to lead us toward our truest selves"--
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10484486
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Fay, Juliette
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Sisters
  • Vaudeville
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
Label
The Tumbling Turner sisters, Juliette Fay
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1591881
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Gallery books hardcover edition.
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9781501134470
Lccn
2015039001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781501134470
  • (OCoLC)928481237
Label
The Tumbling Turner sisters, Juliette Fay
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
1591881
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Gallery books hardcover edition.
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9781501134470
Lccn
2015039001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781501134470
  • (OCoLC)928481237

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