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The Resource The orchardist, Amanda Coplin

The orchardist, Amanda Coplin

Label
The orchardist
Title
The orchardist
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Coplin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the turn of the twentieth century, reclusive orchardist William Talmadge tends to his apples and apricots. One day, two teenaged girls steal his fruit and later return to see the man who gave them no chase. Feral, scared, and pregnant, they take up on Talmadge's land and indulge in his reservoir of compassion. But just as the girls begin to trust him, men arrive in the orchard with guns..
Summary
At the turn of the 20th century in a rural stretch of the Pacific Northwest, a gentle solitary orchardist, Talmadge, tends to apples and apricots. Then two feral, pregnant girls and armed gunmen set Talmadge on an irrevocable course not only to save and protect but to reconcile the ghosts of his own troubled past
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Oregon Book Awards, Readers' Choice, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10132564
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coplin, Amanda
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fruit growers
  • Orchards
  • Pregnant teenagers
  • Families
Target audience
adult
Label
The orchardist, Amanda Coplin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
671 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410453600
Isbn Type
(hardcover : lg. print)
Lccn
2012032084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)805831578
  • ocn805831578
  • OCoLC
Label
The orchardist, Amanda Coplin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
671 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410453600
Isbn Type
(hardcover : lg. print)
Lccn
2012032084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)805831578
  • ocn805831578
  • OCoLC

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