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Deliver Us from Evie

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Told by her brother Parr, this is the story of 18-year-old Evie, her Missouri farm family, and the turmoil created by Evie's love for the local banker's daughter."Teens will be swept up in the emotion and immediacy of Parr's fast-paced narrative, his voice perfectly pitched between wit and melancholy.It's a story that challenges stereotypes, not only about love, but also about farmers and families and religion and responsibility––about all our definitions of 'normal.'"—BL."Unquestionably, this is the best Kerr in years, if not ever."—V.

1995 Best Books for Young Adults (ALA)

1995 Recommended Books for Reluctant Young Adult Readers (ALA)

1995 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book)

1995 Books for the Teen Age (NY Public Library)

1994 Best Book Honor Award (Michigan Library Association)

Synopsis:

Told by her brother Parr, this is the story of 18-year-old Evie, her Missouri farm family, and the turmoil created by Evie's love for the local banker's daughter.

About the Author

M. E. Kerr is a winner of the American Library Association's Margaret A. Edwards Award for Lifetime Achievement and the ALAN award from the National Council of Teachers of English. Ms. Kerr lives in East Hampton on New York's Long Island.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064471282
Author:
Kerr, M. E.
Publisher:
HarperTeen
Author:
Kerr, M. E.
Author:
by M. E. Kerr
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Family
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - General
Subject:
Family life
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Girls
Subject:
Farm life
Subject:
Lifestyles - Country Life
Subject:
Social Situations - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Lesbians
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Social Situations - Homosexuality
Subject:
Missouri
Subject:
Missouri Fiction.
Subject:
Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Social Issues - Homosexuality
Subject:
Situations / General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 639
Publication Date:
19950818
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
6.98x4.16x.44 in. .25 lbs.
Age Level:
from 13

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