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Killing time with strangers

Author: W S Penn
Publisher: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, ©2000.
Series: Sun tracks, v. 45.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Palimony Blue Larue, a mixblood growing up in a small California town, suffers from a painful shyness and wants more than anything to be liked. That's why Mary Blue, his Nez Perce mother, has dreamed the weyekin, the spirit guide, to help her bring into the world the one lasting love her son needs to overcome the diffidence that runs so deep in his blood."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Penn, W.S., 1949-
Killing time with strangers.
Tucson : University of Arizona Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606558318
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W S Penn
ISBN: 0816520526 9780816520527 0816520534 9780816520534
OCLC Number: 43312295
Description: 282 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Sun tracks, v. 45.
Responsibility: W.S. Penn.

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"Palimony Blue Larue, a mixblood growing up in a small California town, suffers from a painful shyness and wants more than anything to be liked. That's why Mary Blue, his Nez Perce mother, has dreamed the weyekin, the spirit guide, to help her bring into the world the one lasting love her son needs to overcome the diffidence that runs so deep in his blood."--Jacket.

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Winner of the Before Columbus Foundation's American Book Award "With the captivating rhythm of an oral storyteller, this tale spun by a weyekin, or spirit guide, describes a Nez Perce family's Read more...

 
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