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Another kind of Eden, James Lee Burke

Label
Another kind of Eden
Title
Another kind of Eden
Statement of responsibility
James Lee Burke
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The American West in the early 1960s appears to be a pastoral paradise: golden wheat fields, mist-filled canyons, frolicking animals. Aspiring novelist Aaron Holland Broussard has observed it from the open door of a boxcar, riding the rails for both inspiration and odd jobs. Jumping off in Denver, he finds work on a farm and meets Joanne McDuffy, an articulate and fierce college student and gifted painter. Their soul connection is immediate, but their romance is complicated by Joanne's involvement with a shady professor who is mixed up with a drug-addled cult. When a sinister businessman and his son who wield their influence through vicious cruelty set their sights on Aaron, drawing him into an investigation of grotesque murders, it is clear that this idyllic landscape harbors tremendous power, and evil
Member of
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10986965
Cataloging source
SKYRV
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1936-
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Burke, James Lee
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1936-
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Burke, James Lee
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True
Series statement
  • Holland novels
  • Holland family saga
Series volume
[book 12]
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  • Agricultural laborers
  • College students
  • Criminals
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Cults
  • Railroad trains
  • Murder
  • Drifters
  • Authors
  • Western stories
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Another kind of Eden, James Lee Burke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Prequel to the Holland family trilogy
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Control code
000069147612
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Shuster hardcover edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9781982151713
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1242026574
Label
Another kind of Eden, James Lee Burke
Publication
Note
Prequel to the Holland family trilogy
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Control code
000069147612
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Shuster hardcover edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9781982151713
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1242026574

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