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The Twelve-Mile Straight

Author: Eleanor Henderson
Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
"Novel set in the south during the Great Depression that takes an entirely fresh view on big American themes-- race, heredity, inequality, shame-- set in a time of financial crisis and racialized violence"--
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Henderson, Eleanor.
Twelve-mile straight.
New York : Ecco, [2017]
(DLC) 2016058880
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor Henderson
ISBN: 9780062422088 0062422081 9780008158705 0008158703
OCLC Number: 966381917
Description: 543 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Eleanor Henderson.


`Eleanor Henderson is in possession of an enormous talent' Ann Patchett `A superb novel whose roots can be traced to Harper Lee and Carson McCullers` Oprah Magazine  Read more...
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`Eleanor Henderson is a novelist who is clearly suited to the expansive mode, and her labyrinthine plot never wants for twists and turns. Nuanced and compassionate, hers is a sweeping tale of Read more...

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