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16 Results
The best American short stories 2012 : selected from U. S. and Canadian magazines

Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.

Baker Towers : [a novel] —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-

The women in a family living in the coal mining town of Bakerton, Pennsylvania struggle to survive the trials of ordinary life as they mature.

News from heaven : the Bakerton stories —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-

A series of interconnected stories portrays the close-knit coal mining town of Bakerton, Pennsylvania, exploring themes of regret, redemption, and acceptance.

Faith : a novel —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-

When Sheila McGann sets out to redeem her disgraced brother, a once-beloved Catholic priest in suburban Boston, her quest will force her to confront cataclysmic truths about her fractured Irish-American family, her belie...

Mrs. Kimble : a novel —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-

Covering a span of 25 years, "Mrs. Kimble" tells the story of a trio of women who consecutively married the same man--a charismatic opportunist named Ken Kimble--a fascinating psychological portrait of an irresistible Sv...

News from heaven the Bakerton stories —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-
Large Print
2013
Availability: 2 of 2

A series of interconnected stories portrays the close-knit coal mining town of Bakerton, Pennsylvania, exploring themes of regret, redemption, and acceptance.

Heat and light : a novel —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-, author
Large Print
2016
Availability: 10 of 10

Depicts a community blessed and cursed by its natural resources. Soaring and ambitious, it zooms from drill rig to shareholders' meeting to the Three Mile Island nuclear reactor to the ruined landscape of the strippins, ...

News from Heaven —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-
Book On CD
2013
Availability: 1 of 1

In a collection of interconnected short stories, Jennifer Haigh returns to the vividly imagined world of Bakerton, Pennsylvania, a coal mining town rocked by decades of painful transition. From its heyday during two worl...

News from Heaven : The Bakerton Stories —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-
EBook
2013

In News from Heaven, Jennifer Haigh—bestselling author of Faith and The Condition —returns to the territory of her acclaimed novel Baker Towers with a collection of short stories set in and around the fictionalized coal-...

Faith : a novel —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-

When her older brother Art--a Catholic priest and the popular pastor of a large suburban parish--finds himself at the center of a scandal, Sheila McGann, estranged from her family for years, returns to Boston, ready to f...

Mrs. Kimble —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-
Eaudiobook
2006

Ken Kimble is revealed through the eyes of the women he seduces: his first wife, Birdie, who struggles to hold herself together following his desertion; his second wife, Joan, a lonely heiress shaken by personal tragedy,...

Baker Towers —Haigh, Jennifer, 1968-
Eaudiobook
2005

For the people of Bakerton, and the five children of the Novak family, the years after World War II alter their lives in unforeseen and irrevocable ways. Dorothy is a fragile beauty hooked on romance. Brilliant Joyce, th...

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