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Watermelon days & Firefly nights [text(large print)] : heartwarming scenes from small town life / Annette Smith

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Umatilla County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Milton-Freewater Public Library.

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Summary:

"A collection of heartwarming short stories set in a small town in Texas"--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Milton-Freewater Public Library LP Smith (Text) 37862000424564 Large Print Book Branch_Only_3months 10/12/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781628992045 (library binding : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1628992042 (library binding : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 255 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large Print Edition
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
A woman and a well -- Hot dog's on the house -- Let her eat cake -- Magic money -- Spanish lessons -- Angel incognito -- Millard and Millie -- Blind man's bluff -- Pinkie and the chief -- Scared crow -- Wise woman -- Butter up -- A pinch of sugar -- Sweet Georgia -- Old spice -- All the right ingredients
Summary, etc.:
"A collection of heartwarming short stories set in a small town in Texas"-- Provided by publisher
In this charming collection, adults of all ages enjoy a behind-the-scenes peek at the lives and loves of a few of the 3,482 folks who proudly call Ella Louise, Texas, their home sweet home. These qurky and loveable characters include twelve-year-old twins whose "creative" pet care is appreciated by neither their mother nor thier geriatric poodle, George; Faye Beth and Harvey Newman, a married couple who have lived for seven years with a gaping hole in the roof their house and have no plans to fix it; and the industrious deacons of Grace Baptist Church, whose decision to paint the sanctuary uncovers a shocking , twenty-year-old secret. WATERMELON DAYS & FIREFLY NIGHTS celebrates the simple, small-town goodness of neighbors helping neighbors and friends caring for friends. Through glimpses of ordinary people exhibiting extraordinary sense of kinship and love and are reminded of life's sweetest hours.--from back cover.
Subject: Texas > Social life and customs > Fiction.
City and town life > Fiction.
Humorous stories, American.
Large type books.
City and town life.
Humorous stories, American.
Large type books.
Manners and customs.
Texas.
Genre: Fiction.

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