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The survival of Margaret Thomas

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"Margaret ""Peggy"" Thomas and her husband, James, lead a simple and peaceful life; she tends to the farm while he works as sheriff in the nearby town of Bleak Knob. Their evenings are spent doing the thing they love most-being together. One afternoon, after picking up fabric at the general store, Margaret watches helplessly as James is gunned down on the sidewalk in front of her. Days of mourning turn into weeks and then years, filled with little more than grief and alcohol. A telegram, announcing the upcoming trial in Arizona of one of the men responsible for James' death, rouses the widow from her misery. Neither inexperience nor the prospect of a long and difficult journey will stop Margaret from facing her husband's killer. Along the way, Margaret unexpectedly gains some new companions as she is joined by a free-spirited gypsy woman and a diminutive moonshiner. Together they will face the danger and violence of the Old West, but only Margaret will be able to answer the question that's plagued her from the beginning: Is she seeking justice or revenge? Told from Margaret's dark point-of-view and In the epic tradition of True Grit comes The Survival of Margaret Thomas"--

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Livonia Public Library LP FIC HOW (Text)
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020 . ‡a9781432851170 ‡q(hardcover : large print)
020 . ‡a1432851179 ‡q(hardcover : large print)
035 . ‡a(ME)3952353
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)1130386335
040 . ‡aDLC ‡beng ‡erda ‡cDLC ‡dOCLCO ‡dOCLCF ‡dMUK
042 . ‡apcc
08200. ‡a813/.6 ‡223
1001 . ‡aHowison, Del, ‡eauthor.
24514. ‡aThe survival of Margaret Thomas / ‡cby Del Howison.
250 . ‡aLarge Print edition.
264 1. ‡aWaterville, Maine : ‡bThorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, ‡c2020.
264 4. ‡c©2019
300 . ‡a513 pages (large print) ; ‡c23 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
520 . ‡a"Margaret ""Peggy"" Thomas and her husband, James, lead a simple and peaceful life; she tends to the farm while he works as sheriff in the nearby town of Bleak Knob. Their evenings are spent doing the thing they love most-being together. One afternoon, after picking up fabric at the general store, Margaret watches helplessly as James is gunned down on the sidewalk in front of her. Days of mourning turn into weeks and then years, filled with little more than grief and alcohol. A telegram, announcing the upcoming trial in Arizona of one of the men responsible for James' death, rouses the widow from her misery. Neither inexperience nor the prospect of a long and difficult journey will stop Margaret from facing her husband's killer. Along the way, Margaret unexpectedly gains some new companions as she is joined by a free-spirited gypsy woman and a diminutive moonshiner. Together they will face the danger and violence of the Old West, but only Margaret will be able to answer the question that's plagued her from the beginning: Is she seeking justice or revenge? Told from Margaret's dark point-of-view and In the epic tradition of True Grit comes The Survival of Margaret Thomas"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aLarge type books.
650 0. ‡aWidows ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aMourning ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aGrief ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aLife change events ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aMurder ‡vFiction.
651 0. ‡aArizona ‡vFiction.
651 0. ‡aMissouri ‡vFiction.
655 7. ‡aWestern fiction. ‡2lcgft
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡a3952353 ‡bME ‡c622601 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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