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The Resource She walks these hills, Sharyn McCrumb

She walks these hills, Sharyn McCrumb

Label
She walks these hills
Title
She walks these hills
Statement of responsibility
Sharyn McCrumb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the Appalachians, a historian writing on Katie Wyler, a young woman kidnapped from the area by Indians in 1789, sets out to retrace her tragic journey. He is unaware her spirit haunts the hills, nor is he aware that an escaped convict is on the loose. By the author of Bimbos of the Death Sun
Member of
Summary
A story of mountain journeys, both literal and figurative, weaves together the tales of a restless spirit from the 1700s, a deranged ex-convict searching the hills for a home that no longer exists, and a shocking murder
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Novel, 1995.
  • Anthony Award for Best Novel, 1995.
  • Macavity Award for Best Mystery Novel, 1995.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
044117
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCrumb, Sharyn
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
990L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
High School
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 990
  • 990
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
PerformerNote
Read by buck Schirner
Reading level
6.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ballad novels
Series volume
3
Study program name
Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shawnee captivities
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Mountain life
  • Historians
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Historians
  • Mountain life
  • Shawnee Indians
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Appalachian Trail
  • Tennessee
  • Appalachian Trail
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
  • Tennessee
  • United States
  • Appalachian Trail
Target audience
adult
Label
She walks these hills, Sharyn McCrumb
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-336)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780451184726
Lccn
94009458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30069509
  • (OCoLC)30069509
  • 356370
  • 608942
  • 608942
Label
She walks these hills, Sharyn McCrumb
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-336)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780451184726
Lccn
94009458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30069509
  • (OCoLC)30069509
  • 356370
  • 608942
  • 608942

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