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Bowlaway : a novel

Author: Elizabeth McCracken
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : First HarperLuxe editionView all editions and formats
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A novel about three generations of an unconventional New England family who own and operate a candlepin bowling alley. From the day she is discovered unconscious in a New England cemetery at the turn of the twentieth century-- nothing but a bowling ball, a candlepin, and fifteen pounds of gold on her person-- Bertha Truitt is an enigma to everyone in Salford, Massachusetts. She has no past to speak of, or at least  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Large type books
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth McCracken
ISBN: 9780062888273 0062888277
OCLC Number: 1083877095
Notes: "Larger print" -- back cover.
Description: 504 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth McCracken.

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"A sweeping and enchanting new novel from the widely beloved, award-winning author Elizabeth McCracken about three generations of an unconventional New England family who own and operate a candlepin  Read more...

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"In an enthralling, magical story that spans generations, award-winning writer McCracken imbues a candlepin alley with the ability to bowl over sexism."--Ms. magazine "Death and life, frosted with Read more...

 
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