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Lydia

Author: Tim Sandlin
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks Landmark, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Picking up the characters from his GroVant trilogy, published 15 years ago, Sandlin returns to the small Wyoming town where it all began. Narrator Sam Callahan is managing the Virgin Birth Home for Unwed Mothers, while his aimless adult daughter, Shannon, is having a nervous breakdown; and his mother, Lydia, is on parole after time served for attempting to poison Ronald Reagan's dog. Lydia's parole requires writing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Road fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Sandlin
ISBN: 9781402241819 140224181X
OCLC Number: 670485128
Notes: "A novel"--Jacket.
Description: 438 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Tim Sandlin.

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Fifteen years ago, Tim Sandlin concluded his acclaimed GroVontA" trilogy. But some characters call a writer back.  Read more...

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"'"Lydia"', like its prequels is wildly funny, bristling with kooky, unpredictable characters and boisterously celebrating that most American of all literary tropes the dysfunctional family. For in Read more...

 
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