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AHJ - Allendale Branch FIC LAW (Text) 30365101438118 Adult Fiction Available -
Anderson - Anderson Main Library SC Lawyer Maris (Text) 28203321 Adult Display Available -
Anderson - Powdersville Branch F Lawyer Maris (Text) 28203313 Adult Fiction Available -
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 : Winner of the 2020 South Carolina Novel Prize [ CWG @ CHS-CML ]
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  • ISBN: 9781938235849
  • ISBN: 1938235843
  • Physical Description: 216 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Spartanburg, South Carolina : Hub City Press, [2021]

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"From debut novelist Maris Lawyer, The Blue Line ... Read More
Awards Note:
Winner of the 2020 South Carolina Novel Prize.
Subject: Baldwin-Felts Detectives, Inc. > Fiction.
Coal mines and mining > Fiction.
Labor unions > Fiction.
Alcohol trafficking > Fiction.
Nineteen twenties > Fiction.
West Virginia > Fiction.
Virginia > Fiction.
South Carolina > Fiction.
Authors, American > South Carolina.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Summary: "From debut novelist Maris Lawyer, The Blue Line Down is a breakneck tale of betrayal, loyalty, and unexpected homecoming. Jude Washer wants to run: away from the coal mines where he is destined to work, away from his father's abuse of his little brother, away from the prison-like confines of his village. Whispers of unionizing ripple through the small West Virginia mining town. When the mines take Jude's brother away from him, Jude takes matters into his own hands. With nowhere else to go, Jude joins the Baldwin-Felts Agency, a band of violent men dedicated to stamping out unionizers across the mountains. It is 1922, and the Baldwin-Felts are poised to raid a mining town in Virginia. When the coal miners fight back against the agents, Jude, now twenty-four, and Harvey, a new recruit, take an opportunity to flee amid the bloodshed. With the Baldwin-Felts on their tail, Jude and an injured Harvey make their way down the mountains, where they are intercepted in South Carolina by a ragtag gang of bootleggers who put them to work to pay off a debt. Jude is desperate for a place to call home, but can he find it in these hardscrabble hills among strangers?" --
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