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Brighten the Corner Where You Are was handsdown one of the most widely read and favorably reviewed novels of 1989. This story of a day in the life of Joe Robert Kirkman. North Carolina mountain schoolteacher, sly prakster, and family man, won the hearts of readers and reviews across the country.

Synopsis:

This story of a day in the life of Joe Robert Kirkman, a North Carolina mountain schoolteacher, sly prankster, country philosopher, and family man, won the hearts of readers and reviewers across the country.

About the Author

Fred Chappell is the award-winning author of over twenty books of poetry and fiction. His previous novels include I Am One of You Forever and Look Back All the Green Valley. He teaches at the University of North Carolina in Grennsboro, where he lives with his wife Susan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312050573
Author:
Chappell, Fred
Publisher:
St. Martin's Griffin
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Evolution
Subject:
Teachers
Subject:
Personal and practical guides
Subject:
Personal & Practical Guides
Subject:
Teachers -- North Carolina -- Fiction.
Subject:
Evolution -- Study and teaching -- North Carolina -- Fiction.
Subject:
Didactic fiction
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
FIC045000
Subject:
Evolution -- Study and teaching.
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st pbk. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19900831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.506 in

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