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The Resource Sister Noon, Karen Joy Fowler

Sister Noon, Karen Joy Fowler

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Sister Noon
Title
Sister Noon
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Karen Joy Fowler
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Language
eng
Summary
San Francisco in the 1890s is a town of contradictions, home to a respectable middle class, but with the Wild West lingering in the imagination, and even the behaviour, of some residents. Lizzie Hayes, a seemingly docile, middle-aged spinster, is praised for her volunteer work with the Ladies' Relief and Protection Society Home, or the Brown Ark. She doesn't know it, but she's waiting for the spark that will liberate her from convention. When the wealthy and well-connected but ill-reputed Mary Ellen Pleasant shows up at the Brown Ark with an orphan in tow, Lizzie is drawn to them both
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Fowler, Karen Joy
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novels
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San Francisco (Calif.)
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Sister Noon, Karen Joy Fowler
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Publication
Note
Standard print edition originally published: New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2001
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781510009707
Extent
368 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781510009707
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Sister Noon, Karen Joy Fowler
Publication
Note
Standard print edition originally published: New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2001
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781510009707
Extent
368 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781510009707
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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