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Barcode50837000333678
LocationFriends
TitleThe giver of stars [text (large print)] / Jojo Moyes.
AuthorMoyes, Jojo, 1969- author.
Call NoLTE F MOY
CollectionLarge Print
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LTE F MOY50837000333678AvailableFriends

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 0593152263 (large print ; paperback)
International Standard Book Number 9780593152263 (large print ; paperback)
Dewey Decimal Classification Number 823/.92 23
Personal Name Moyes, Jojo, 1969- author.
Title Statement The giver of stars [text (large print)] / Jojo Moyes.
Edition Statement First large print edition.
Imprint ?20
Imprint [New York] : Random House Large Print, [2019]
Physical Description 573 pages (large print) ; 24
Content Type text txt rdaconte
Media Type unmediated n rdamed
Carrier Type volume nc rdacarri
Physical Medium large print. rda
Summary, Etc. 1937. Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky proves equally claustrophobic, especially living alongside her overbearing father-in-law. When a call goes out for a team of women to deliver books as part of Eleanor Roosevelt's new traveling library, Alice signs on. The leader is Margery, a smart-talking, self-sufficient woman who's never asked a man's permission for anything. They will be joined by three other women who become known as the Horseback Librarians of Kentucky. Though they face all kinds of dangers, they're committed to their job-- bringing books to people who have never had any, sharing the gift of learning that will change their lives. -- adapted from back cov
Summary, Etc. Volunteering for Eleanor Roosevelt's new traveling library in small-town Kentucky, an English bride joins a group of independent women whose commitment to their job transforms the community and their relationship
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term British Kentucky Fictio
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Female friendship Fictio
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Friendship Fictio
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Man-woman relationships Fictio
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Traveling libraries Fictio
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Women librarians Fictio
Subject Added Entry - Geographical Term Kentucky Fictio
Subject Added Entry - Geographical Term United States History 1933-1945 Fictio
Index Term-Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Index Term-Genre/Form Large type book
Index Term-Genre/Form Romance fiction.

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