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The Resource Long way gone, Charles Martin

Long way gone, Charles Martin

Label
Long way gone
Title
Long way gone
Statement of responsibility
Charles Martin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"No matter where you go, no matter whether you succeed or fail, stand or fall, no gone is too far gone. You can always come home."At the age of eighteen, musician and songwriter Cooper O'Connor took everything his father held dear and drove 1,200 miles from home to Nashville, his life riding on a six-string guitar and the bold wager that he had talent. But his wager soon proved foolish. Five years after losing everything, he falls in love with Daley Cross, an angelic voice in need of a song. But just as he realizes his love for Daley, Cooper faces a tragedy that threatens his life as well as his career. With nowhere else to go, he returns to his remote home in the Colorado Mountains, searching for answers about his father and his faith. When Daley shows up on his street corner twenty years later, he wonders if it's too late to tell her the truth about his past and if he is ready to face it. A radical retelling of the story of the prodigal son, Long Way Gone takes us from tent revivals to the Ryman Auditorium to the tender relationship between a broken man and the father who never stopped calling him home"--
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Christy Award for Book of the Year, 2017.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10532623
Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Charles
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A7778
LC item number
L66 2016
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Man-woman relationships
  • Country musicians
  • Homecoming
  • Fathers and sons
  • Nashville (Tenn.)
  • Colorado
  • Coming of age
  • Country musicians
  • Fathers and sons
  • Homecoming
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Colorado
  • Tennessee
Label
Long way gone, Charles Martin
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
ocn945647127
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780718084738
Lccn
2016016302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)945647127
Label
Long way gone, Charles Martin
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
ocn945647127
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780718084738
Lccn
2016016302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)945647127

Library Locations

    • McMinnville Public LibraryBorrow it
      225 NW Adams Street, McMinnville, OR, 97128, US
      45.210071 -123.199661
    • Mount Angel Public LibraryBorrow it
      290 East Charles Street, Mount Angel, OR, 97362, US
      45.068308 -122.797712
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