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The clam shell

Author: Mary Lee Settle
Publisher: Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : English : 1st University of South Carolina Press edView all editions and formats
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"Searching for an escape from mediocrity, the young heroine of The Clam Shell leaves her hometown of Canona, West Virginia, and enters a Southern women's college. She is not destined for the safe path, however; her brutal awakening comes in the form of a violent sexual assault through which she ultimately discovers her own hidden strength. Set in 1936, The Clam Shell continues the mesmerizing story Settle began in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Lee Settle
ISBN: 1570030995 9781570030994
OCLC Number: 32820157
Description: 255 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Mary Lee Settle ; with a new introduction by the author.

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Set in 1936, The Clam Shell continues the mesmerizing story Settle began in The Love Eaters.  Read more...

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