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The Resource The god of animals : a novel, Aryn Kyle

The god of animals : a novel, Aryn Kyle

Label
The god of animals : a novel
Title
The god of animals
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Aryn Kyle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the author's short story titled "The Foaling Season," the tale of rancher's daughter Alice Winston finds her helping to support the family business by boarding the horses of rich neighbors and leaving behind the innocence of her youth
Summary
When her older sister runs away to marry a rodeo cowboy, Alice Winston is left to bear the brunt of her family's troubles -- a depressed, bed-ridden mother, a reticent, overworked father, and a rundown horse ranch. As the hottest summer in fifteen years unfolds and bills pile up, Alice is torn between dreams of escaping the loneliness of her duty-filled life and a longing to help her father mend their family and the ranch ..
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Alex Award, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2007.
  • Spur Award for Best Novel of the West (Long Novel), 2008.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
152847
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kyle, Aryn
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ranches
  • Colorado
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Twelve-year-old girls
  • Jealousy
  • Betrayal
  • Fictional Works
  • Ranches
  • Colorado
Target audience
adult
Label
The god of animals : a novel, Aryn Kyle
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
ocm71045212
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781416533245
Lccn
2006050605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)71045212
Label
The god of animals : a novel, Aryn Kyle
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
ocm71045212
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781416533245
Lccn
2006050605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)71045212

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