A Virtuous Woman

Pub Date : 1997-01-12 | Author : Kaye Gibbons | Publisher : Algonquin Books

ISBN 10 : 9781565127005
ISBN 13 : 1565127005

Two unforgettable characters, Jack Ernest Stokes, known as Blinking Jack, and his wife, Ruby Pitt Woodrow Stokes, tell the story of their years together. Jack was forty and Ruby on..

Kaye Gibbons

Pub Date : 2007-02-28 | Author : Mary Ellen Snodgrass | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 9780786429431
ISBN 13 : 0786429437

With novels like Ellen Foster and A Virtuous Woman, award-winning writer Kaye Gibbons has gained both critical acclaim and a large, devoted following among readers. This literary c..

Charms For The Easy Life

Pub Date : 1993-03-24 | Author : Kaye Gibbons | Publisher : Penguin

ISBN 10 : 1101174641
ISBN 13 : 9781101174647

Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story abo..

Ruby

Pub Date : 2015-05-15T00:00:00+02:00 | Author : Cynthia Bond | Publisher : Christian Bourgois

ISBN 10 : 9782267028737
ISBN 13 : 2267028735

Ephram Jennings n’a jamais oublié la petite fille aux longues nattes avec qui il s’était aventuré dans la forêt de pins de Liberty, à l’est du Texas. Mais la jeune Ruby ..

Kaye Gibbons

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Mary Jean DeMarr | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0313319332
ISBN 13 : 9780313319334

This companion--the first and only book-length study of its kind--provides insights and interpretations that will help readers enjoy and better appreciate the novels of Kaye Gibbon..

A Cure For Dreams

Pub Date : 1992 | Author : Kaye Gibbons | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9780679736721
ISBN 13 : 0679736727

The hopes and dreams of four generations of Southern women are revealed in the stories they pass down from grandmother, to mother, to daughter, to granddaughter. Reprint...

Ellen Foster

Pub Date : 1989 | Author : Kaye Gibbons | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 2869302525
ISBN 13 : 9782869302525

" Rédigé à la première personne, tout en phrases apparemment anodines et d'autant plus terribles, ce récit dit beaucoup plus que le destin tragique d'une enfant... Ellen Foste..