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The day the falls stood still, by Cathy Marie Buchanan

Label
The day the falls stood still
Title
The day the falls stood still
Statement of responsibility
by Cathy Marie Buchanan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bess Heath has led a life of ease as the daughter of the director of the Niagara Power Company. After graduating from boarding school in 1915? she returns to her home near Niagara Falls to find everything changed: her father has lost his job? her mother is reduced to taking in sewing? and her once vivacious sister is shut away in her room. Then? by chance? Bess meets Tom Cole and is inexplicably drawn to this rough-hewn man who lives off what the river provides
Summary
1915. The dawn of the hydroelectric power era in Niagara Falls. Seventeen-year-old Bess Heath has led a sheltered existence as the youngest daughter of the director of the Niagara Power Company. After graduation day at her boarding school, she is impatient to return to her picturesque family home near Niagara Falls. But when she arrives, nothing is as she had left it
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
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324937
Cataloging source
DLC
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Buchanan, Cathy Marie
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print historical fiction.
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  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Hydroelectric power plants
  • Rich people
  • Niagara Falls (Ont.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The day the falls stood still, by Cathy Marie Buchanan
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000044964955
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
539 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410423252
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009046513
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The day the falls stood still, by Cathy Marie Buchanan
Publication
Control code
000044964955
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
539 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410423252
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009046513
Other physical details
ill.

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