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Berrybender family (Fictitious characters)

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Works: 14 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 14,111 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Western stories  Bildungsromans  History 
Classifications: PS3563.A319, 813.54
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    Sin killer : a novel by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 3,459 libraries worldwide
    "It is 1830, and the Berrybender family, rich, aristocratic, English, and fiercely out of place, is on its way up the Missouri River to see the American West as it begins to open up." "Accompanied by a large and varied collection of retainers, Lord and Lady Berrybender have abandoned their palatial home in England to explore the frontier and to broaden the horizons of their children, who include Tasmin, a budding young woman of grit, beauty, and determination, her vivacious and difficult sister, and her brother."--Jacket
    Folly and glory : a novel by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 3,222 libraries worldwide
    Tasmin and her family find themselves under arrest in Mexican Santa Fe, from which they are led on the terrifying "Dead Man's Walk" to Vera Cruz, while Jim Snow, accompanied by Kit Carson, journeys to New Orleans
    The wandering hill : a novel by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 2,637 libraries worldwide
    Continuing up the Missouri River with her wealthy English clan, Tasmin Berrybender, on the verge of motherhood and living with elusive Native American Jim Snow, witnesses her father's deterioration in the wake of her family's rise in power
    By sorrow's river : a novel by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 2,603 libraries worldwide
    Raising her young son, Monty, Tasmin Berrybender hopes to turn him into an English gentleman despite his life on the trail toward Santa Fe, an endeavor that is compromised by painful occurrences in the lives of Tasmin's husband and father
    Folly and glory by Larry McMurtry( Sound Recording )
    12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
    The Berrybenders, a family of wealthy English eccentrics, now have a growing brood of children. During the fourth year of their Western odyssey, each faces danger from Indian attacks, disease, and deprivation as they travel across the desert toward Santa Cruz
    The Berrybender narratives by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 630 libraries worldwide
    A single-volume anthology of the epic story of the Berrybender pioneer family follows the relocation of British aristocrats Lord and Lady Berrybender to 1830 Texas, where their idealistic plans are shaped by their daughter's relationship with frontiersman Jim Snow
    By sorrow's river by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
    A masterful blend of inspired fiction and fact, Larry McMurtry continues the compelling saga of the Berrybender family, who made their debut in his phenomenal New York Times bestseller, Sin Killer. By Sorrow's River continues the Berrybender party's trail across the endless Great Plains of the West towards Santa Fe. At the heart of this stirring third volume is the beautiful, resilient, and stubbornly determined Tasmin Berrybender--now a mother and married to Jim Snow (also known as "Sin Killer")-- but still and always high-spirited and ready for adventure
    By sorrow's river by Larry McMurtry( file )
    3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
    At the heart of this third volume of his Western saga remains the beautiful and determined Tasmin Berrybender, now married to the "Sin Killer" and mother to their young son, Monty. Although Tasmin intends Monty to become an English gentleman like his grandfather, he lives the childhood of a savage
    The wandering hill : a novel by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
    Continuing up the Missouri River with her wealthy English clan, Tasmin Berrybender, on the verge of motherhood and living with elusive Native American Jim Snow, witnesses her father's deterioration in the wake of her family's rise in power
    Sin killer by Larry McMurtry( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
    Journeying up the Missouri River in 1830, the wealthy Berrybender's encounter the challenges of the untamed American West and a variety of people, including Native Americans, pioneers, and explorers, before Tasmin Berrybender falls in love with frontiersman Jim Snow
    The wandering hill by Larry McMurtry( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
    McMurtry continues the story of Tasmin Berrybender and her family in the unexplored Wild West of the 1830s, at that point in time when Lewis and Clark are still a living memory, and when the clash between the powerful Indian tribes of the Missouri and the encroaching white Americans is about to turn into full-blown tragedy
    By sorrow's river by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    Sin killer. (Berrybender narratives, book 1.) : a novel by Larry McMurtry( Book )
    1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    The Wandering Hill the Berrybender Narratives, Book 2 by Larry McMurtry( file )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    Pulitzer Prize-winning author Larry McMurtry continues his epic four-novel telling of The Berrybender Narratives with a new adventure that is both a grand literary achievement and riveting entertainment as forged by a master wordsmith ... The indefatigable Tasmin Berrybender and her eccentric family trek on through the unexplored Wild West of 1830s America -- and suffer the harsh realities of the untamed wilderness, including sickness, brutal violence and death, the desertion of trusted servants, and the increasing hardships of daily life in a land where survival is never certain. Filled with larger-than-life legendary figures such as mountain men Jim Bridger and Kit Carson, vividly rendered action, irresistible good humor, and an ever-changing cast of characters that readers will treasure, The Wandering Hill proves again that Larry McMurtry still reigns as the first statesman of the Old West
 
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