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  • 3 of 155 copies available at Missouri Evergreen.
  • 0 of 12 copies available at Trails Regional. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Trails Regional-Technical Services.

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113 current holds with 155 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albany Carnegie Public Library FIC OWE (Text) 35615000041166 New Items Checked out 11/23/2019
Bollinger County Library MYS OWE (Text) 32713200006253 Mystery In transit -
Camden County Library District - Camdenton FIC OWENS (Text) 31320003662538 Adult Fiction Checked out 12/07/2019
Camden County Library District - Climax Springs FIC OWENS (Text) 31320003675456 Adult Fiction Checked out 11/28/2019
Camden County Library District - Osage Beach FIC OWENS (Text) 31320003648289 Adult Fiction Checked out 12/07/2019
Camden County Library District - Stoutland FIC OWENS (Text) 31320003623506 Adult Fiction Checked out 11/15/2019
Camden County Library District - Sunrise Beach FIC OWENS (Text) 31320003628943 Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Cameron Public Library FIC OWE (Text) 32311111191342 Adult Fiction Checked out 10/23/2019
Carrollton Public Library FIC OWE (Text) 30183000052332 Adult Fiction In transit -
 In memory of Gladys Williams by Virginia Williams:
Carthage Public Library FIC Owens, Delia (Text) 34MO2001802596 Adult Fiction Checked out 11/15/2019
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"Fans of Barbara Kingsolver will love this stunning debut novel from a New York Times bestselling nature writer, about an unforgettable young woman determined to make her way in the wilds of North Carolina, and the two men that will break her isolation open. For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. She's barefoot and wild; unfit for polite society. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark. But Kya is not what they say. Abandoned at age ten, she has survived on her own in the marsh that she calls home. A born naturalist with just one day of school, she takes life lessons from the land, learning from the false signals of fireflies the real way of this world. But while she could have lived in solitude forever, the time comes when she yearns to be touched and loved. Drawn to two young men from town, who are each intrigued by her wild beauty, Kya opens herself to a new and startling world--until the unthinkable happens. In Where the Crawdads Sing, Owens juxtaposes an exquisite ode to the natural world against a heartbreaking coming of age story and a surprising murder investigation. Thought-provoking, wise, and deeply moving, Owens's debut novel reminds us that we are forever shaped by the children we once were, and that we are all subject to the beautiful and violent secrets that nature keeps"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Solitude > Fiction.
Abandoned children > Fiction.
Women hermits > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Wild women > Fiction.
Marshes > Fiction.
North Carolina > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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