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Author Diller, Janelle, author.

Title Never enough flamingos / Janelle Diller.

Publication Info. Colorado Springs, CO : WorldTrek Publishing, [2016]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.54 D583n 2016    ---  Available
 Eureka Fiction  F Dil    ---  Available
 FSCC Fiction  F Diller, J. 2016    ---  Available
 Parsons Fiction  F Diller, J.    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F Diller    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description 330 pages ; 20 cm
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Series Kansas Notable Book ; 2017.
Summary It's the Depression and it's rural Kansas. For good measure, nature decides to throw in a Dust Bowl. It's not the life Cat Peters would have chosen, but the young Mennonite girl doesn't have much say in it. Driven to the edge of bankruptcy by the relentless winds of the Dust Bowl, Cat's family is desperate. Fortunately, wealthy Simon Yoder generously saves them with a loan. Everyone gets something more out of the arrangement than what they bargain for. Cat's father gains a start back from the edge and the shame that he can't provide for his family. Cat's older brother goes to work for Simon to pay off the family debt and learns lots of new ideas. And Simon gets the debt repaid and casts a sticky net over the Peters family. So in the end, everyone loses. Still the rains don't come. Without rain, there is no wheat. So Cat, too, goes to the Yoder's to clean and cook and do whatever the hired girls do. It turns out the hired girls at the Yoder house do a lot more than cook and clean, for Simon Yoder is a man who steals the souls of young girls. And now Cat has slipped into his hands.
Source WtrMrk 06.2017 PARS
Awards 2017 Kansas Notable Book.
Subject Mennonites -- Fiction.
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939 -- Fiction.
Sexual abuse victims -- Fiction.
Kansas -- Fiction.
Dust Bowl Era (1931-1939) (OCoLC)fst00899651
Mennonites. (OCoLC)fst01016181
Sexual abuse victims. (OCoLC)fst01114783
Kansas. (OCoLC)fst01204323
Chronological Term 1931-1939
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Psychological fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726481
Psychological fiction.
ISBN 9781936376216 (paperback)
1936376210 (paperback)
9781936376346 (hbk.)
1936376342 (hbk.)

 
    
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