The Resource The four corners of the sky, Michael Malone, (electronic resource)

The four corners of the sky, Michael Malone, (electronic resource)

Label
The four corners of the sky
Title
The four corners of the sky
Statement of responsibility
Michael Malone
Title variation
4 corners of the sky
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In small towns between the North Carolina Piedmont and the coast the best scenery is often in the sky. On flat sweeps of red clay and scrub pine the days move monotonously, safely, but above, in the blink of an eye, dangerous clouds can boil out of all four corners of the sky...The flat slow land starts to shiver and anything can happen. In such a storm, on Annie Peregrine's seventh birthday, her father gave her the airplane and minutes later drove out of her life. Thus begins an enchanting novel that bursts with energy from the first pages, and sweeps you off on a journey of unforgettable characters, hilarious encounters, and haunting secrets. The Four Corners of the Sky is master storyteller Michael Malone's new novel of love, secrets, and the mysterious bonds of families. Malone brings characters to life as only he can, exploring the questions that defy easy answers: Is love a choice or a calling? Why do the ties of family bind so tightly? And is forgiveness a gift to others...or a gift we give ourselves?
Summary
A Navy pilot must deal with her estranged and dying father and return a gift he gave her if she wants to learn the truth about her mother's identity
Storyline
Tone
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
304495
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Malone, Michael
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Abandoned children
  • Mothers and daughters
  • North Carolina
Target audience
adult
Label
The four corners of the sky, Michael Malone, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11431582
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402249570
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11431582
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The four corners of the sky, Michael Malone, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11431582
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781402249570
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11431582
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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