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Earley, Tony 1961-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 81 publications in 7 languages and 5,479 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Bildungsromans  Biography  Short stories  Christian fiction  History 
Classifications: PS3555.A685, 813.54
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Publications about Tony Earley
Publications by Tony Earley
Most widely held works by Tony Earley
Jim the boy : a novel by Tony Earley( Book )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 2,274 libraries worldwide
Jim, living with his mother and three uncles in the small hamlet of Aliceville, North Carolina, comes of age in the Depression years and begins to realize the largeness of the world outside his happy home
The blue star : a novel by Tony Earley( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,489 libraries worldwide
Jim Glass, the precocious ten-year-old from Tony Earley's Jim the Boy, returns. Now a teenager, Jim returns in another tender and wise story of young love on the eve of World War Two. Jim Glass has fallen in love, as only a teenage boy can fall in love, with his classmate Chrissie Steppe. Unfortunately, Chrissie is Bucky Bucklaw's girlfriend, and Bucky has joined the Navy on the eve of war. Jim vows to win Chrissie's heart in his absence, but the war makes high school less than a safe haven, and gives a young man's emotions a grown man's gravity
Here we are in paradise : stories by Tony Earley( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
"Charlotte," selected for The Best American Short Stories 1993 and New Stories from the South: The Year's Best 1993, is a muscular, funny story about the insecurities of early adulthood, revealed through the windows of romance and professional wrestling. The magisterial title story and "The Prophet from Jupiter" both look inside hearts full to bursting with loss and fury and lessons learned too late
The blue star [a novel] by Tony Earley( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Jim Glass, a teenager at the beginning of World War II, falls in love with Chrissie Steppe whose boyfriend has just joined the Navy
Jim the boy by Tony Earley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
The story of a ten-year-old boy growing up in the Depression-era town of Aliceville, North Carolina
Il giovane Jim : romanzo by Tony Earley( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in Italian and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Jim Glass by Tony Earley( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman familial
Xiao jia huo by Er Li( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Unser kleines Paradies : Erzählungen by Tony Earley( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in German and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Eine Familie, irgendwie : fast wahre Geschichten by Tony Earley( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Jim Glass : Roman by Tony Earley( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in German and Undetermined and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Die Reise zu seinem Grossvater, den ein dunkles Geheimnis umgibt, wird für den Jungen Jim, der in den 1930er-Jahren auf einer Farm in den Südstaaten ohne Vater aufwächst, zu etwas ganz Besonderem
La stella blu : romanzo by Tony Earley( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Sonyŏn Jim by Tony Earley( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Korean and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The best American short stories, 1994 by Tobias Wolff( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Twenty-one best short stories of 1994
Naked came the leaf peeper : a novel ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"People are dying in mysterious ways around Asheville. Men once linked to a nefarious land deal are now dropping faster than the fall foliage. Assassin-for-hire Garnell Lee Ray has one last target in her sights, but not if detective J.D. Klontz can put all the pieces together first. .... A serial collaborative novel representing the collective wit and genius of twelve western North Carolina authors."--P. [4] of cover
Somehow form a family : stories that are mostly true by Tony Earley( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The author offers eleven essays about growing up in front of the television, fully ensconced in the imaginary world of Mayberry, Gilligan's Island, and the Brady Bunch
Somehow form a family a reading by Tony Earley( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Author Tony Earley reads from his work
Tony Earley, Richard J. McCann, and Helen Norris, winners of the PEN Syndicated Fiction Award, read their short stories by Tony Earley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Mr. Earley reads The Simple presence of geese; Mr. McCann reads Fugitive light, old photos; Ms. Norris reads The year of the parrot. Nancy Galbraith introduces the program and the authors, Caroline Marshall talks about the PEN Syndicated Fiction Project, and Alan Cheuse speaks about the radio program that features the stories
Second Sunday reading Tony Earley, Tony Abbott : November 8, 1998 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The blue star a novel by Tony Earley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Seven years ago, readers everywhere fell in love with Jim Glass, the precocious ten-year-old at the heart of Tony Earley's bestseller Jim the Boy. Now a teenager, Jim returns in another tender and wise story of young love on the eve of World War Two. Jim Glass has fallen in love, as only a teenage boy can fall in love, with his classmate Chrissie Steppe. Unfortunately, Chrissie is Bucky Bucklaw's girlfriend, and Bucky has joined the Navy on the eve of war. Jim vows to win Chrissie's heart in his absence, but the war makes high school less than a safe haven, and gives a young man's emotions a grown man's gravity. [This novel] has fashioned another nuanced and unforgettable portrait of America in another time - making it again even realer than our own day. -Dust jacket
 
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Languages
English (58)
German (4)
Italian (4)
French (3)
Chinese (1)
Korean (1)
Thai (1)
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