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News from a square world

Roy Jeans

News from a square world

by Roy Jeans

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Published by Unwin Paperbacks in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoy Jeans and Alan Kamin.
    ContributionsKamin, Alan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAE6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(208)p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22289610M
    ISBN 100048271098
    OCLC/WorldCa13793817

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Rave Suzanne Berne, The New York Times Book Review At every turn, this story square-dances with cliché, and at every turn it’s thrilling. Jiles, a poet as well as a novelist, has recognized that the best stories are the known ones, as long as they’re told entrancingly and grow ever stranger as they roll on through familiar territory.4/4(7).

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Posted Ap by Cathleen. Title: News of the World Author: Paulette Jiles Page Count: pages Genre: Historical Fiction Tone: Compelling, Lyrical, Character-driven Summary: In the aftermath of the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, an elderly widower and itinerant news reader, is offered fifty dollars to bring an.The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Jiles, Paulette.

News of the World. William Morrow, This novel, told in the past tense, opens on Captain Kidd who, since the end of the Civil War, has been wandering from city to city in north Texas and giving professional readings of news stories that he collects from national and international newspapers.

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