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Smith, Lily Casey 1901-1968

Overview
Works: 8 works in 29 publications in 3 languages and 4,762 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fictional autobiographies  Western stories  Abridgments  Domestic fiction  Biographical fiction  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  History 
Classifications: PS3623.A3644, 813.6
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Publications about Lily Casey Smith
Most widely held works about Lily Casey Smith
    Half broke horses : a true-life novel by Jeannette Walls( Book )
    16 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,526 libraries worldwide
    A true-life novel about Lily Casey Smith (the author's grandmother) who at age six helped her father break horses, at age fifteen left home to teach in a frontier town, and later as a wife and mother runs a vast ranch in Arizona where she survived tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression, and the most heartbreaking personal tragedy--but despite a life of hardscrabble drudgery still remains a woman of indomitable spirit
    Half broke horses : a true-life novel by Jeannette Walls( Sound Recording )
    7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
    Walls blends fact and fiction to craft the tale of her grandmother, Lily Casey Smith. A no-nonsense, resourceful character, Lily lived a life full of adventure in the early 20th century. And through Walls' reverent prose, Lily emerges as a true American heroine, who survives the Great Depression, two marriages, and countless other trials
    Select editions ( Book )
    1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
    Half broke horses: A novel based on the life of the author's grandmother, Lily Casey Smith, who learned to break horses in childhood, journeyed five hundred miles as a teen to become a teacher, and ran a vast ranch in Arizona with her husband while raising two children and surviving tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression and personal tragedy
    Select editions by Mary Higgins Clark( Book )
    1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
    Love in bloom: Hope Walker survived early breast cancer at just thirty-years-old, but a mastectomy left her with a lot of scarring--and some serious fears about dating. Hope owns Changing Seasons, Heart Lake's most popular flower shop. When it comes to love and relationships, she's able to work magic through her expert flower arranging ... for everyone but herself
    Select editions ( Book )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
    Poacher's son: Desperate and alone, game warden Mike Bowditch strikes up an uneasy alliance with a retired warden pilot, and together the two men journey deep into the Maine wilderness in search of a runaway fugitive--Mike's father. But the only way for Mike to save his father is to find the real killer--which could mean putting everyone he loves in the line of fire--Library of Congress description
    Half broke horses : [large print book discussion kit] : a true-life novel by Jeannette Walls( visu )
    1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    A true-life novel about Lily Casey Smith (the author's grandmother) who at age six helped her father break horses, at age fifteen left home to teach in a frontier town, and later as a wife and mother runs a vast ranch in Arizona where she survived tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression, and the most heartbreaking personal tragedy--but despite a life of hardscrabble drudgery still remains a woman of indomitable spirit
    Reader's Voice Book Club kit for Half broke horses by Jeannette Walls ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    A true-life novel about Lily Casey Smith (the author's grandmother) who at age six helped her father break horses, at age fifteen left home to teach in a frontier town, and later as a wife and mother runs a vast ranch in Arizona where she survived tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression, and the most heartbreaking personal tragedy--but despite a life of hardscrabble drudgery still remains a woman of indomitable spirit
    Book Club in a bag : Half broke horses : a true-life novel by Jeannette Walls( Book )
    1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    A true-life novel about Lily Casey Smith (the author's grandmother) who at age six helped her father break horses, at age fifteen left home to teach in a frontier town, and later as a wife and mother runs a vast ranch in Arizona where she survived tornadoes, droughts, floods, the Great Depression, and the most heartbreaking personal tragedy--but despite a life of hardscrabble drudgery still remains a woman of indomitable spirit
 
Alternative Names
Casey, Lily 1901-1968
Languages
English (25)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (1)
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