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  • 10 of 11 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kershaw County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kershaw - Bethune Library Letts (Text) 33255002814334 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0446521582
  • Physical Description: 290 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Warner Books, 1998.

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General Note:
Awards: Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award | Nominee | Grades 9-12 | 2003 - 2004
Summary, etc.:
From the award-winning author of "Where the Heart Is" comes the story of a down-and-out cafe owner, Caney, who opens his restaurant after returning from Vietnam in a wheelchair. Then one day Vena Takes Horse, a vibrant young women, enters the cafe, changes the lives of the regulars forever, and, eventually, captures Caney's heart.
Target Audience Note:
980L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 5.7 13 67428
Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Veterans > Oklahoma > Fiction.
Indians of North America > Oklahoma > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Oklahoma > Fiction.
Restaurants > Oklahoma > Fiction.
Oklahoma > Fiction.
Genre: Love stories.

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