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The Resource The vigil, by Clay Reynolds ; with a new afterword by the author

The vigil, by Clay Reynolds ; with a new afterword by the author

Label
The vigil
Title
The vigil
Statement of responsibility
by Clay Reynolds ; with a new afterword by the author
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Fleeing Atlanta a bad marriage, Imogene McBride heads west with her precocious, beautiful teenage daughter, Cora, when their car breaks down in a tiny North Texas town. While her mother sits out its repair, Cora wanders off to buy ice cream{u2014}and disappears without a trace. So begins Imma{u2019}s vigil. As her waiting stretches from days and weeks into years, Imma becomes{u2014}as the town eccentric if not madwoman{u2014}a pivotal institution. And when the local sheriff works to unravel the mystery of Cora{u2019}s disappearance, a bond develops between the aging sheriff and the eccentric woman who brings Ezra both new hope and forces him to confront his own past"--Amazon
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.E8874
LC item number
V54 1988
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Southwest life and letters
Label
The vigil, by Clay Reynolds ; with a new afterword by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
17385439
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Southern Methodist University Press ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780870742699
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
87043106
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Southern Methodist University Press, 1987 (SW Writers Access. No. 87-016).
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Author's inscribed presentation copy to Judy Greene. Paperbound.
Label
The vigil, by Clay Reynolds ; with a new afterword by the author
Publication
Control code
17385439
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Southern Methodist University Press ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780870742699
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
87043106
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Southern Methodist University Press, 1987 (SW Writers Access. No. 87-016).
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Author's inscribed presentation copy to Judy Greene. Paperbound.

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