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Author: Truman Capote
Publisher: New York : Random House, 1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this semiautobiographical coming-of-age novel, thirteen-year-old Joel Knox, after losing his mother, is sent from New Orleans to live with the father who abandoned him at birth. But when Joel arrives at Skully's Landing, the decaying mansion in rural Alabama, his father is nowhere to be found. Instead, Joel meets his morose stepmother, Amy, eccentric cousin Randolph, and a defiant little girl named Idabel, who  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Capote, Truman, 1924-1984.
Other voices, other rooms.
New York : Random House, 1948
(OCoLC)575773451
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Truman Capote
ISBN: 039443949X 9780394439495 9780679745648 0679745645
OCLC Number: 3737623
Description: 231 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Truman Capote.

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In this semiautobiographical coming-of-age novel, thirteen-year-old Joel Knox, after losing his mother, is sent from New Orleans to live with the father who abandoned him at birth. But when Joel arrives at Skully's Landing, the decaying mansion in rural Alabama, his father is nowhere to be found. Instead, Joel meets his morose stepmother, Amy, eccentric cousin Randolph, and a defiant little girl named Idabel, who soon offers Joel the love and approval he seeks.

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