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The queen of Palmyra : [a novel]

Author: Minrose Gwin
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Harper Perennial edView all editions and formats
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"An atmospheric debut novel about growing up in the changing South in 1960s Mississippi in the tradition of The Secret Life of Bees and The Help"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Minrose Gwin
ISBN: 9780061840326 0061840327
OCLC Number: 419851367
Description: 394, 16 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Minrose Gwin.

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Gwin delivers an atmospheric debut novel about growing up in the changing South in 1960s Mississippi, in the tradition of "The Secret Life of Bees."  Read more...

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...a brilliant and compelling novel... The beauty of the prose, the strength of voice and the sheer force of circumstance will hold the reader spellbound from beginning to end."--Jill McCorkle, Read more...

 
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