The Resource Back roads, Tawni O'Dell

Back roads, Tawni O'Dell

Label
Back roads
Title
Back roads
Statement of responsibility
Tawni O'Dell
Title variation
Back roads
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Times are tough in the Altmyer family. With the maniacally abusive Mr. Altmyer dead and Mrs. Altmyer serving time for his murder, adolescent, hormone-raging Harley has just inherited the role of caretaker for his three younger sisters
  • Told from Harley's point of view, this debut novel set in a rural Pennsylvania mining town tells of his experiences as a teenage father figure, a lover of an older single mother, and a primary suspect in a brutal murder
Summary
A teenaged boy, marooned in a Pennsylvania coal town caring for his three younger sisters, develops an obsession with a young mother. Unspoken truths and family secrets lead to a series of staggering surprises
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
047754
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Dell, Tawni
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
Back roads, Tawni O'Dell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 338 pages
Isbn
9780670894185
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
99020649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
ocm40891038
Label
Back roads, Tawni O'Dell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 338 pages
Isbn
9780670894185
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
99020649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
ocm40891038

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