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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Climax Public Library CD TALKING BOOK C FIS (Text) 33500013348016 Main Checked out 04/13/2021
Fosston Public Library CD TALKING BOOK C FIS (Text) 33500013348024 Main Checked out 04/23/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781705017210
  • ISBN: 1705017215
  • ISBN: 9781665029131
  • ISBN: 1665029137
  • Physical Description: 9 audio discs (10 1/2 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Prince Frederick, Maryland] : Recorded Books, Inc., [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Pilar Witherspoon.
Summary, etc.:
Haunted by her sister's mysterious disappearance, Lucy Wilson arrives in Rowan County, Kentucky, in the spring of 1911 to work for Cora Wilson Stewart, superintendent of education. When Cora sends Lucy into the hills to act as scribe for the mountain people, she is repelled by the primitive conditions and intellectual poverty she encounters. Born in those hills, Cora knows the plague of illiteracy. So does Brother Wyatt, a singing schoolmaster who travels through the hills. Involving Lucy and Wyatt, Cora hatches a plan to open the schoolhouses to adults on moonlit nights. The best way to combat poverty, she believes, is to eliminate illiteracy.
Subject: Singing schools > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Missing persons > Fiction.
Scribes > Fiction.
Literacy > Fiction.
Reading (Adult education) > Fiction.
Poverty > Fiction.
Kentucky > Fiction.
Appalachian Region > Fiction.
FICTION / Christian / Historical.
FICTION / Christian / General.
FICTION / Christian / Romance / Historical.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Christian fiction.

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