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Hearon, Shelby 1931-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 176 publications in 1 language and 12,470 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Manuscripts 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PS3558.E256, 813.54
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Barbara Jordan, a self-portrait by Barbara Jordan ( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiography of the Afro-American woman who, after serving in the Texas legislature, became a representative to the United States Congress
Ella in bloom by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Single mother Ella, having grown up in the shadow of her sister Terrell, takes broad liberties in describing her life in Old Metarie, Louisiana to the rest of her family, but when her beautiful sister is killed, family patterns are suddenly shattered and Ella is finally able to bloom
Life estates : a novel by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Their lives - Sarah in the Blue Ridge mountains of South Carolina and Harriet in the piney woods of East Texas - have run parallel courses: marriage, babies, even opting for separate bedrooms from their husbands at about the same time
Footprints by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A marriage begins crumbling when a couple meet a Southern preacher whose life has been saved by their daughter's heart. While the husband is overwhelmed by the thought that part of his daughter still lives, his wife is detached. The discovery of such different sensibilities after 25 years of marriage sends the man into the arms of another woman. By the author of Life Estates
A small town by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The intertwined story of Venice, Missouri, and a young woman who lives there, presented as an ever-changing, always-the-same diorama
Hug dancing by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
12 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cile Tait, a thirty-two-year-old woman from Waco, Texas, tries to remake her life after a break-up with her Presbyterian preacher-husband and find love with her long-lost high school sweetheart
Owning Jolene by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jolene has strategies for claiming herself from her mother, her father, and the artist who makes her famous as a model
Ella in bloom by Shelby Hearon ( )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Terrell has asked her sister, Ella, to conceal her adulterous affair from the family. When Terrell dies in a plane crash just hours later en route to meet her lover, the lie takes on a life of its own"--Container
The second dune by Shelby Hearon ( )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ellen Marshall is in her second marriage, now the mother of a 12-year-old son with her first husband Franklin and a four-year-old daughter with her current husband John. Ellen is growing tired of John's constant need for everyone's reassurance. Having left Franklin for his rigidity and domineering attitude, Ellen realizes she may have traded one set of imperfections for another
Group therapy by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Year of the dog : a novel by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A solid story of second chances and renewing family ties. Janey Daniels, 25, is taking a "sabbatical" in Vermont from her job as a pharmacist in Peachland, S.C., after her high school sweetheart and husband of five years dumps her for an ex-girlfriend. In Vermont, with its brilliantly colored Octobers and frigid winters, Janey bonds with Beulah, a Labrador puppy she's raising to become a companion for a blind person. It's while walking Beulah that she meets James Maarten, a potential boyfriend
Five hundred scorpions by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Virginian gentleman-lawyer, fed up with his wife's trivial enthusiasms and his son's petty cheating, seizes the opportunity to go to Mexico with a team of female anthropologists
A prince of a fellow by Shelby Hearon ( )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avery Krause is a radio show host for the local station in a small Texas community of German immigrants. Frizzy-haired and ample-thighed, she is no princess. But she still hopes someone will carry her from this potato and dumpling town. When Avery interviews a new novelist, he seems promising. Yet finding her prince in this man could be as tricky as chasing a frog across a pond
Hannah's house by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Afternoon of a faun by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prince of a fellow by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Painted dresses by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now and another time by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Armadillo in the grass by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second dune by Shelby Hearon ( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (147)
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