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Plainsong

Author: Kent Haruf
Publisher: New York, NY : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2000, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The interwoven lives of a community in Colorado. The characters include two cattle farmers who take in a girl, thrown out of her house for becoming pregnant. The novel describes the girl's impact on their lives, both men being bachelors.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kent Haruf
ISBN: 0375406182 9780375406188
OCLC Number: 55095684
Awards: Short-listed for United States National Book Awards: Fiction 1999
Description: 301 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Kent Haruf.

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The interwoven lives of a community in Colorado. The characters include two cattle farmers who take in a girl, thrown out of her house for becoming pregnant. The novel describes the girl's impact on their lives, both men being bachelors.

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