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Cloudy in the West

Author: Elmer Kelton
Publisher: Rockland, MA : Wheeler Pub., ©1997.
Series: Wheeler large print book series.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Softcover large print edView all editions and formats
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When twelve-year-old Joey Shipman's beloved Pa dies, he is orphaned and forced to live with his stepmother. He runs away from her after a series of "accidents" that nearly kill him, and turns to the only people he can trust: the whiskey-soured Beau Shipman, his only kin; the outlaw Miller Dawson; Alta, a San Antonio prostitute; and Alister McIntosh, a sheepman who understands Joey better than anyone.
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Genre/Form: Western stories
Large type books
Fiction
Western fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elmer Kelton
ISBN: 156895462X 9781568954622
OCLC Number: 36977220
Description: 317 pages (large print) ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Wheeler large print book series.
Responsibility: Elmer Kelton.

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When twelve-year-old Joey Shipman's beloved Pa dies, he is orphaned and forced to live with his stepmother. He runs away from her after a series of "accidents" that nearly kill him, and turns to the only people he can trust: the whiskey-soured Beau Shipman, his only kin; the outlaw Miller Dawson; Alta, a San Antonio prostitute; and Alister McIntosh, a sheepman who understands Joey better than anyone.

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