The Resource What the heart knows, (electronic resource)

What the heart knows, (electronic resource)

Label
What the heart knows
Title
What the heart knows
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Eagle
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Language
eng
Summary
A frightening risk. A second chance at the happiness their hearts were once afraid to share. Thirteen years ago, alone and secretly pregnant, Helen Ketterling left her job as a school teacher on the Bad River Sioux Reservation in South Dakota. Her summer love affair with Reese Blue Sky had ended abruptly when he left the reservation to pursue his chance at a NBA career. Now her new position, a dangerous assignment for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and Reese's father's sudden death bring them both back to Bad River for a reunion at once fiery and bittersweet. Not only does Helen fear a custody battle if Reese learns that they share a son, but she can't reveal that she's working undercover at the reservation's casino. And Reese has his own secret-one that ended his basketball career and could endanger his son. While much has changed in the years since he left home, he finds that his roots and his heritage still matter as he reaches for reconciliation with his past. Family ties are the basis of Lakota tradition, and all are threatened by political intrigue and corruption. Was Reese's father murdered because he planned to blow the whistle on the casino's outside management company? As their investigation into his death leads them down a treacherous path, Reese and Helen struggle to bridge the memories and heartaches of a time when she was an idealistic young teacher and he was a lonely man on the verge of reaching for the stars. They'll have to search deep inside themselves to challenge the doubts that have kept them apart
Summary
Old fires reignite when Helen Ketterling lands a job as a dealer in an Indian casino in North Dakota which is managed by Reese Blue Sky, an old flame. But Reese is in for a shock--Helen is an undercover agent for the Bureau of Indian Affairs and in addition has a 13-year-old son by him
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Award
Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
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008994
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Eagle, Kathleen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Indians of North America
  • Single mothers
Target audience
adult
Label
What the heart knows, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11371439
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781611942774
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11371439
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
What the heart knows, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11371439
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781611942774
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11371439
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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