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Home to Big Stone Gap : a novel

Author: Adriana Trigiani
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2007. ©2006
Series: Big Stone Gap, 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Ballantine Books trade paperbackView all editions and formats
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Nestled in the lush Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, the town of Big Stone Gap has been home to Ave Maria Mulligan MacChesney and her family for generations. She's been married to her beloved Jack for nearly twenty years, raised one child and buried another, and run a business that binds her community together, all while holding close her tight circle of family and friends. But with her daughter Etta, having flown  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adriana Trigiani
ISBN: 9780812967821 0812967828
OCLC Number: 181231929
Notes: Originally published in hardcover: New York : Random House, 2006.
Includes a reader's guide.
Description: 317 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Cracker's Neck Holler --
Roaring branch --
Kingsport --
Mountain view --
Danberry Heights --
Salzburg --
Stone Mountain --
WiIdcat Holler --
Dreamland --
Wise --
Huff Rock --
Aberdeen.
Series Title: Big Stone Gap, 4.
Responsibility: Adriana Trigiani.
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Nestled in the lush Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, the town of Big Stone Gap has been home to Ave Maria Mulligan MacChesney and her family for generations. She's been married to her beloved Jack for nearly twenty years, raised one child and buried another, and run a business that binds her community together, all while holding close her tight circle of family and friends. But with her daughter Etta, having flown the nest to Italy, Ave Maria has reached a turning point. When a friend's postcard arrives with the message "It's time to live your life for you," Ave Maria realizes that she must go in search of brand new dreams. But before she can put her foot on the path, her life is turned upside down.

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