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Devoto, Pat Cunningham

Overview
Works: 9 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 3,421 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  Adventure stories  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pat Cunningham Devoto
The summer we got saved by Pat Cunningham Devoto( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embracing the belief systems of her Southern hometown, Tab witnesses changes in the attitudes throughout the course of a 1960s gubernatorial campaign, which is marked by the establishment of a voting school for church members
Out of the night that covers me by Pat Cunningham Devoto( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Bainbridge, Alabama, eight-year-old John Gallatin McMillan III has been the center of his mother's world, cloistered and pampered, until she unexpectedly dies. Taken away by his one remaining relative, his mother's sister, John soon learns that the new home awaiting him in Lower Peach Tree is a run-down tenant farm in the heart of the Alabama Black Belt."--Jacket
My last days as Roy Rogers by Pat Cunningham Devoto( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A summer in a Southern town during the polio scare of the 1950s, the swimming pools closed, children sent to the country to avoid contagion. The heroine is a white girl who stays behind, playing with the daughter of a black maid. A first novel
The summer we got saved by Pat Cunningham Devoto( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tab and Tina, relatives of a founder of Ku Klux Klan, are whisked away to an interracial Civil Rights school one summer. There, they befriend both a black polio patient and the biracial daughter of a Yankee and a Civil Rights leader. Can the girls be saved from the racist traditions of their Alabama family?
Out of the night that covers me by Pat Cunningham Devoto( Recording )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned white boy and an eccentric black man forge an unlikely friendship in the segregated world of 1950s Alabama. In a bid to change their lives-and help others in need they take on the threats and challenges that foreshadow the great Civil Rights upheaval of the 1960s
The team by Pat Cunningham Devoto( Book )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ah yes, it's time for another season of tennis. They have been together for years, the girls, on the same team, lolling through the seasons--such a pleasant way to socialize and at the same time get some exercise. The perfect excuse for lunch and a glass of wine afterward. But this season, there seems to be a slight fly in the ointment. There is a new member on the team who, ridiculous as it may seem, wants desperately to win...at any cost. And damn, the team has made the colossal mistake of electing her captain. Halfway through the season, the girls can see that they might have to take matters into their own hands. They might even have to take the law into their own hands
On Tripoli Circle by Pat Cunningham Devoto( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader lives on Tripoli Circle and in the confines of a German POW camp. The harsh toll of war. The sweet strength of an American Neighborhood. Two divergent narratives blended into one absorbing read. -- cover [p.4]
Out of the night that covers me (4) by Pat Cunningham Devoto( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An orphaned white boy and an eccentric black man forge an unlikely friendship in the segregated world of 1950s Alabama. The boy, John, whose beloved mother has died, now faces a loveless future with his alcoholic uncle on a sharecropper's farm in the Alabama Black Belt-an abusive life he soon dreams of escaping. The black man, Tuway, works by day in the town bank. By night, he helps other blacks escape the poverty of the rural South to find a new life in Chicago. As he negotiates the schism between black and white cultures, Tuway is forced to include a desperate John into his double life. In a bid to change their lives-and help others in need-Tuway and John take on the threats and challenges that foreshadow the great Civil Rights upheaval of the 1960s
The summer we got saved by Pat Cunningham Devoto( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tab and Tina, relatives of a founder of Ku Klux Klan, are whisked away to an interracial Civil Rights school one summer. There, they befriend both a black polio patient and the biracial daughter of a Yankee and a Civil Rights leader. Can the girls be saved from the racist traditions of their Alabama family?
 
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The summer we got saved
Languages
English (39)

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Out of the night that covers meMy last days as Roy RogersThe summer we got savedOut of the night that covers meOut of the night that covers me (4)