skip to content
Follow me : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Follow me : a novel

Author: Joanna Scott
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In 1946, Sally Werner, the teenage daughter of hardscrabble Pennsylvania farmers, experiences something between rape and seduction at the hands of her cousin, resulting in a baby, family shame, and her running away. Each time Sally feels her past catching up with her, she follows the Tuskee River, finds a new town and assumes a new identity, eventually graduating from taking the charity--and more--of others to  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Scott, Joanna, 1960-
Follow me.
New York : Little, Brown and Co., ©2009
(OCoLC)649906330
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanna Scott
ISBN: 9780316051651 0316051659
OCLC Number: 261201406
Description: 420 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Joanna Scott.
More information:

Abstract:

In 1946, Sally Werner, the teenage daughter of hardscrabble Pennsylvania farmers, experiences something between rape and seduction at the hands of her cousin, resulting in a baby, family shame, and her running away. Each time Sally feels her past catching up with her, she follows the Tuskee River, finds a new town and assumes a new identity, eventually graduating from taking the charity--and more--of others to supporting herself. Her story is pieced together years later by her granddaughter, also named Sally, and a man who believes himself to be the infant she abandoned.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/261201406>
library:oclcnum"261201406"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:copyrightYear"2009"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2009"
schema:description"In 1946, Sally Werner, the teenage daughter of hardscrabble Pennsylvania farmers, experiences something between rape and seduction at the hands of her cousin, resulting in a baby, family shame, and her running away. Each time Sally feels her past catching up with her, she follows the Tuskee River, finds a new town and assumes a new identity, eventually graduating from taking the charity--and more--of others to supporting herself. Her story is pieced together years later by her granddaughter, also named Sally, and a man who believes himself to be the infant she abandoned."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/197863343>
schema:genre"Biographical fiction"@en
schema:genre"Fiction"@en
schema:genre"Historical fiction"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Follow me : a novel"@en
schema:numberOfPages"420"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.