The Resource The gambler's daughter, (electronic resource)

The gambler's daughter, (electronic resource)

Label
The gambler's daughter
Title
The gambler's daughter
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the run from the authorities and the angry townspeople of Weasel City, British Columbia, in the early 1940s, teenage Loretta and her younger brother, Teddy, travel with their gambling stepfather, "Bean-Trap" Braden, as he strikes out in search of a good poker game in the Canadian and American West. Loretta and Teddy try to adjust to life on the run as they shuttle from ghost town to ghost town, jumping borders and stowing away on trucks, sleds, and trains. As the children make friends in places like Butte, Montana; Spokane, Washington; and Ferguson, British Columbia, Bean-Trap creates enemies wherever they go. Loretta and Teddy try to persuade their father to keep on the straight and narrow, but instead Bean-Trap schemes to stay one step ahead of all the sore losers who are right behind him and hot on the trail of his gold
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Matheson, Shirlee Smith
Dewey number
  • jC813/.54
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Escapes
  • Escapes
  • Gambling
  • Gamblers
  • Stepfathers
  • Electronic books
  • British Columbia
Target audience
adult
Label
The gambler's daughter, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11817279
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11817279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11817279
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11817279
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The gambler's daughter, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11817279
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11817279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11817279
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11817279
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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