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The Resource The woman at the light : a novel, Joanna Brady

The woman at the light : a novel, Joanna Brady

Label
The woman at the light : a novel
Title
The woman at the light
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Joanna Brady
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"One afternoon in 1839, Emily Lowry's husband vanishes from Wreckers' Cay, an isolated island off the coast of Key West where he tends to the lighthouse. As days stretch into months, Emily has no choice but take charge of Wrecker's Cay and her husband's duties tending the light to support her three children-and a fourth on the way. Unexpected help arrives when a runaway slave named Andrew washes up on their beach. At first, Emily is intensely wary of this strange, charming man, whose very presence there is highly illegal. But Andrew proves himself an enormous help and soon wins the hearts of the Lowry family. And-far from the outside world and society's rules-his place in Emily's life, as steadfast now as the light, will forever change their futures. When Emily's family is ripped apart once again, she faces untold hardships that test her love and determination and show how the passionate love of a defiant, determined woman can overcome any obstacle."--Dust jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brady, Joanna
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.R34346
LC item number
W66 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women lighthouse keepers
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Key West (Fla.)
Label
The woman at the light : a novel, Joanna Brady
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes reading group guide
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
ocn777948247
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9781250023469
Lccn
2012004632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1097538
  • (Sirsi) o777948247
  • (OCoLC)777948247
Label
The woman at the light : a novel, Joanna Brady
Publication
Note
Includes reading group guide
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
ocn777948247
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9781250023469
Lccn
2012004632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1097538
  • (Sirsi) o777948247
  • (OCoLC)777948247

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