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Author: Annie Proulx
Publisher: New York : Scribner ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Postcards are the only communication between Loyal Blood and the poor, hardworking farm family he leaves behind in Vermont. The secret Loyal carries with him--the accidental killing of his girlfriend, Billy--is revealed in the first pages, and thereafter, as he prospects for uranium, traps coyotes, or digs for dinosaur bones, his messages continue to arrive home from across the U.S., long after his father has died  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pastoral fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Proulx, Annie.
Postcards.
New York : Scribner ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992
(OCoLC)555543067
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Proulx
ISBN: 0684187183 9780684187181
OCLC Number: 24141620
Awards: PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction, 1993.
Description: 308 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: by E. Annie Proulx.

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Postcards are the only communication between Loyal Blood and the poor, hardworking farm family he leaves behind in Vermont. The secret Loyal carries with him--the accidental killing of his girlfriend, Billy--is revealed in the first pages, and thereafter, as he prospects for uranium, traps coyotes, or digs for dinosaur bones, his messages continue to arrive home from across the U.S., long after his father has died and his brother, sister, and mother have moved away.

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