Post-World War II. After their father's sudden death, the five Novak children struggle to survive in the coal mining town of Bakerton, Pennsylvania. All eventually leave town to pursue their dreams. But while the boys escape the constraints of small town life, the girls eventually return. 2005.
0830 FAMILY PROBLEMS (FICTION) = PROBLÈMES FAMILIAUX (ROMAN)
1006 U.S. historical novels = Romans historiques américains
11000 Family stories Famille (récits)
City and town life -- Fiction.
Coal mines and mining -- Fiction.
Pennsylvania -- Fiction.