The Resource The bride's house, Sandra Dallas

The bride's house, Sandra Dallas

Label
The bride's house
Title
The bride's house
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Dallas
Title variation
brides house
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1880's Georgetown, Colorado, seventeen-year-old Nealie Bent deals with lies, secrets, and heartache before choosing the man who will give her the Bride's House. Years later, Nealie's daughter, Pearl, grows up in the Bride's House. When the enterprising young Frank Curry comes along and asks for Pearl's hand in marriage, Pearl's father sabotages the union. But Pearl has inherited her mother's tenacity of heart, and her father underestimates the lengths to which the women in the Bride's House will go for love
Summary
In 1880's Georgetown, Colorado, seventeen-year-old Nealie Bent deals with lies, secrets, and heartache before choosing the man who will give her the Bride's House. Years later, Nealie's daughter, Pearl, grows up in the Bride's House. When the enterprising young Frank Curry comes along and asks for Pearl's hand in marriage, Pearl's father sabotages the union. But Pearl has inherited her mother's tenacity of heart, and her father underestimates the lengths to which the women in the Bride's House will go for love
Tone
Writing style
Award
WILLA Literary Awards: Historical Fiction, 2012.
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381983
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dallas, Sandra
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Family secrets
  • Social classes
  • Georgetown (Colo.)
  • Colorado
  • Domestic fiction
  • Historical fiction
  • Love stories
Target audience
adult
Label
The bride's house, Sandra Dallas
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn668191660
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780312600167
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010054559
System control number
(OCoLC)668191660
Label
The bride's house, Sandra Dallas
Publication
Control code
ocn668191660
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780312600167
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010054559
System control number
(OCoLC)668191660

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