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Powell, Linda

Works: 6 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 1,024 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Radio plays  Folklore 
Roles: Performer
Classifications: PZ10.3.F85, E
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Publications about Linda Powell
Publications by Linda Powell
Most widely held works by Linda Powell
A lesson before dying by Romulus Linney( file )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Based on Ernest J. Gaines' National Book Critics Circle Award-winning novel, A lesson before dying is set in a small Louisiana Cajun community in the late 1940's. Jefferson, a young illiterate black man, is falsely convicted of murder and is sentenced to death. Grant Wiggins, the plantation schoolteacher, agrees to talk with the condemned man. The disheartened Wiggins had once harbored dreams of escaping from his impoverished youth, yet he returned to his home town after university, to teach children whose lives seemed as unpromising as Jefferson's. The two men forge a bond as they come to understand what it means to resist and defy one's own fate
Scat! Scat! by Sally R Francis( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
A homeless cat finds a perfect abode
Biography of a kangaroo by Eleanor Coerr( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Describes the experiences, from birth to mating, of a young kangaroo living in the Australian bush
Biography of a kangaroo rat by Barbara A Steiner( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
A kangaroo rat grows up, learns to live alone, and fights his natural enemies on the desert
Biography of a desert bighorn by Barbara A Steiner( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
A study of this wild North American sheep in its natural mountain habitat from birth through maturation
The Easter promise by Brian Cochran( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Two children follow the events that lead Jesus from his joyous entry into Jerusalem to his betrayal, death, and ressurection
Alternative Names
Powell, Lindy
English (13)
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