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The Resource Ruby & Roland : a novel, Faith Sullivan

Ruby & Roland : a novel, Faith Sullivan

Label
Ruby & Roland : a novel
Title
Ruby & Roland
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Faith Sullivan
Title variation
Ruby and Roland
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Growing up in early twentieth-century Illinois, Ruby Drake is a happy child. But one winter's night, her beloved parents perish in an accident and suddenly Ruby finds herself penniless and nearly alone in the world. Her new path eventually takes her to Harvester, Minnesota, where she finds work on the farm of the Schoonovers, who soon become a second family to her. Ruby falls in love with Roland, a married neighbor. When Ruby is asked to care for Roland's wife, Ruby is torn between duty and passion
Summary
Penniless and alone after her parents' accidental deaths, a teen from early 20th-century Illinois finds work at welcoming Schoonover farm, where her first steps into adulthood are complicated by period restrictions and her love for a married man
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10804770
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sullivan, Faith
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.U3469
LC item number
R83 2019
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Milkweed Editions (Firm : Minneapolis, Minn.)
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Farm life
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Orphans
  • Young women
Target audience
adult
Label
Ruby & Roland : a novel, Faith Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781571311320
Lccn
2019012601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1083618095
  • (OCoLC)1083618095
Label
Ruby & Roland : a novel, Faith Sullivan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781571311320
Lccn
2019012601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1083618095
  • (OCoLC)1083618095

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