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A silken thread : a novel, Kim Vogel Sawyer

Label
A silken thread : a novel
Title
A silken thread
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kim Vogel Sawyer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eighteen-year-old Laurel Millard, youngest of seven children, is expected to stay home and "take care of Mama" by her older siblings, but Laurel has dreams of starting her own family. Operating a silk loom at the Atlanta Exposition will give her the chance to capture the heart of a man wealthy enough to take care of Laurel and any children she might bear, as well as her mother. Brendan Rochester's parents have given him an ultimatum: settle down with a wife or lose his family inheritance. At the Exposition, Brendan meets Laurel. Marrying her would satisfy his parents's command, she would look lovely on his arm for social events, and in her besotted state, he believes she would overlook him continuing pursuing rowdy adventures with his unmarried buddies. Brendan decides to woo Laurel. Willie Sharp is not well-off and must take on an extra job at the Atlanta Exposition as a security guard. When mischief-makers cause trouble in the Women's Building, Willie is put in charge of keeping the building secure. He enjoys visiting with Laurel, who seems like the little sister he never had, but his feelings for Laurel change to something much deeper. Can Willie convince Laurel that he can give her better life--even with so little to offer?
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sawyer, Kim Vogel
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.A97
LC item number
S55 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cotton States Exposition
  • Cotton States Exposition
  • Single women
  • Courtship
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Silk weaving
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Manners and customs
  • Georgia
Target audience
adult
Label
A silken thread : a novel, Kim Vogel Sawyer
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1043303672
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780735290129
Lccn
2018029046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1043303672
Label
A silken thread : a novel, Kim Vogel Sawyer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1043303672
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780735290129
Lccn
2018029046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1043303672

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