WorldCat Identities

Ellis, Mary Relindes 1960-

Overview
Works: 3 works in 22 publications in 2 languages and 970 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3605.L468, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Relindes Ellis
The turtle warrior by Mary Relindes Ellis( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and French and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Lucas family, who live in a beautiful and remote part of Wisconsin inhabited by working-class European immigrants and the Ojibwe. By 1967 the Lucas farm has fallen into disrepair, thanks to the hard drinking of John Lucas, who brutalizes his wife and two sons. When the eldest, James, escapes by enlisting to fight in Vietnam, he leaves young Bill alone to protect his mother with only his own will and the spirit of his brother to guide him
The Bohemian flats a novel by Mary Relindes Ellis( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and French and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The turtle warrior by Mary Relindes Ellis( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of the beautiful and remote country of northern Wisconsin, Mary Ellis' lyrical and heartfelt debut novel tells the story of the Lucas family: the alcoholic, patriarch farmer John who brutalizes his wife and two sons; his older son, James, who escapes by enlisting in the Marines; and Bill, who is left to protect his mother with his determination and the spirit of his brother as his guides
 
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.11 for The turtle ... to 0.26 for The Bohemi ...)
Alternative Names
Relindes Ellis Mary
Languages
English (15)
French (7)
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