The Resource Dimestore, by Lee Smith

Dimestore, by Lee Smith

Label
Dimestore
Title
Dimestore
Statement of responsibility
by Lee Smith
Title variation
Dimestore
Title variation remainder
a writers life
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evenly divided between a book about Smith's process and her life, first as a Southern mountain child and, later, as the parent of a schizophrenic child, this book is interesting and compelling. Despite being surrounded by loving family and being blessed with an active imagination, Lee copes with a mentally ill mother. Later, her son's mental illness and early death brings her to the breaking point but she is saved by her writing
Member of
Summary
In her first work of nonfiction, the author recounts her early days in the small coal town of Grundy, Virginia--and beyond
Writing style
Award
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Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10473102
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Lee
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.M5376
LC item number
Z46 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biographies and memoirs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Lee
  • Novelists, American
  • Grundy (Va.)
  • Grundy (Va.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a writer's life
Label
Dimestore, by Lee Smith
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.
Contents
Preface: Raised to leave: some thoughts on "culture" -- Dimestore -- Recipe box -- Kindly nervous -- Lady lessons -- Marble cake and moonshine -- Big river -- On Lou's porch -- Lightning storm -- Driving Miss Daisy crazy, or, Losing the mind of the South -- Good-bye to the sunset man -- Blue heaven -- A life in books -- Angels passing -- The little locksmith
Control code
944339815
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
259 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410490681
Lccn
2016011907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Dimestore, by Lee Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface: Raised to leave: some thoughts on "culture" -- Dimestore -- Recipe box -- Kindly nervous -- Lady lessons -- Marble cake and moonshine -- Big river -- On Lou's porch -- Lightning storm -- Driving Miss Daisy crazy, or, Losing the mind of the South -- Good-bye to the sunset man -- Blue heaven -- A life in books -- Angels passing -- The little locksmith
Control code
944339815
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
259 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410490681
Lccn
2016011907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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