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We are all welcome here : a novel

Author: Elizabeth Berg
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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It is the summer of 1964. In Tupelo, Mississippi, the town of Elvis's birth, tensions are mounting over civil-rights demonstrations occurring ever more frequently--and violently--across the state. But in Paige Dunn's small, ramshackle house, there are more immediate concerns. Challenged by the effects of the polio she contracted during her last month of pregnancy, Paige is nonetheless determined to live as normal a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Berg, Elizabeth.
We are all welcome here.
New York : Random House, ©2006
(OCoLC)607524741
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Berg
ISBN: 140006161X 9781400061617
OCLC Number: 60321756
Description: xiii, 187 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth Berg.
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It is the summer of 1964. In Tupelo, Mississippi, the town of Elvis's birth, tensions are mounting over civil-rights demonstrations occurring ever more frequently--and violently--across the state. But in Paige Dunn's small, ramshackle house, there are more immediate concerns. Challenged by the effects of the polio she contracted during her last month of pregnancy, Paige is nonetheless determined to live as normal a life as possible and to raise her daughter, Diana, in the way she sees fit--with the support of her tough-talking black caregiver, Peacie.

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