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A tendering in the storm : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick

Label
A tendering in the storm : a novel
Title
A tendering in the storm
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jane Kirkpatrick
Title variation
Tendering storm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A woman and her husband leave a close-knit religious community to work in Washington Territory, but when the woman finds herself alone and pregnant with her third child, she is left wondering if an angry God has abandoned her to the consequences of her willfulness
Member of
Summary
Emma Giesy is married and the mother of two. She's strong-willed and smart. Despite the odds, she and her husband branch off from a religious community of the 1850s to work and live independently in the remote coastal forest of the Washington Territory, surrounded by her husband's family rather than the influence of the autocratic German leader who has taken the main colony into Oregon. When she finds herself alone she wonders if God has abandoned her
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
WILLA Literary Awards: Original Softcover Fiction, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
157929
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirkpatrick, Jane
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3561.I712
LC item number
T46 2007
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Change and cherish historical series
Series volume
[bk. 2]
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  • Women pioneers
  • Pregnant women
  • Social isolation
  • Religious communities
Target audience
adult
Label
A tendering in the storm : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick
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
84838793
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
383 pages
Isbn
9781578567355
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2007007052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
Label
A tendering in the storm : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick
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
84838793
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
383 pages
Isbn
9781578567355
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2007007052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps

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