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The Resource Flora, by Gail Godwin

Flora, by Gail Godwin

Label
Flora
Title
Flora
Statement of responsibility
by Gail Godwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten-year-old Helen and her summer guardian, Flora, are isolated together in Helen's decaying family house while her father does secret war work in Oak Ridge. Helen lost her mother at three, and the beloved grandmother who raised her just died. Fiercely imaginative, she is desperate to keep her house's ghosts and stories intact. Flora, her mother's first cousin, is determined to do her best for Helen. Their relationship and its fallout will haunt Helen for the rest of her life. (Bestseller)
Member of
Summary
Isolated in a decaying family home while her father performs secret work at the end of World War II, 10-year-old Helen, grieving the losses of her mother and grandmother, bonds with her sensitive young aunt while desperately clinging to the ghosts and stories of her childhood
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10176755
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Godwin, Gail
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.O315
LC item number
F58 2013b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice
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  • Girls
  • Guardian and ward
  • Large type books
  • Girls
  • Guardian and ward
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Flora, by Gail Godwin
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
ocn840939134
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
399 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410460479
Lccn
2013015178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)840939134
Label
Flora, by Gail Godwin
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
ocn840939134
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
399 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410460479
Lccn
2013015178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)840939134

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