The Resource The postmistress, Alison Stuart

The postmistress, Alison Stuart

Label
The postmistress
Title
The postmistress
Statement of responsibility
Alison Stuart
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1871. Adelaide Greaves and her young son have found sanctuary in the Australian town of Maiden's Creek, where she works as a postmistress. The rough Victorian goldmining settlement is a hard place for a woman especially as the other women in town don't know what to make of her but through force of will and sheer necessity, Adelaide carves out a role. But her past is coming to find her, and the embittered and scarred Confederate soldier Caleb Hunt, in town in search of gold and not without a dark past of his own, might be the only one who can help. Can Adelaide trust him? Can she trust anyone? When death and danger threaten some from her past, some born of the Australian bush she must swallow her pride and turn to Caleb to join her in the fight, a fight she is determined to win
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10779748
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stuart, Alison
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian fiction
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Single mothers
Label
The postmistress, Alison Stuart
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
396 pages
Isbn
9781489256461
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The postmistress, Alison Stuart
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
396 pages
Isbn
9781489256461
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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