The Resource The truth according to us, Annie Barrows

The truth according to us, Annie Barrows

Label
The truth according to us
Title
The truth according to us
Statement of responsibility
Annie Barrows
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1938, Layla Beck is forced out of the lap of luxury and sent by her Senator father to work on the Federal Writers' Project, a New Deal jobs program. Assigned to cover the history of the little mill town of Macedonia, West Virginia, Layla envisions a summer of tedium. However, once she secures a room in the home of the unconventional Romeyn family, she is completely drawn into their complex world. At the Romeyn house, twelve-year-old Willa is desperate to acquire her favourite virtues of ferocity and devotion, but her search leads her into a thicket of mysteries, including the questionable business that occupies her charismatic father and the reason her adored aunt Jottie remains unmarried. Layla's arrival strikes a match to the family's veneer, bringing to light buried secrets that will tell a new tale about the Romeyns and their deep entanglement in Macedonia's history. As Willa peels back the layers of her family's past, and Layla delves deeper into town legend, everyone involved is transformed - and their personal histories completely rewritten. Quirky, loveable, and above all human, this novel of small-town life in the 1930s is an immersive experience that will leave readers reeling and wanting more
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barrows, Annie
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.A8373
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depressions
  • Family secrets
  • Historians
  • West Virginia
  • West Virginia
Label
The truth according to us, Annie Barrows
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=2130611
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn935213093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857987969
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C7415F0D-65FF-412B-BE7A-08F3C951075A
System control number
(OCoLC)935213093
Label
The truth according to us, Annie Barrows
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=2130611
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn935213093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857987969
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C7415F0D-65FF-412B-BE7A-08F3C951075A
System control number
(OCoLC)935213093

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