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Hardcover:

9780151012107 | Houghton Mifflin, September 23, 2012, cover price $24.00

Paperback:

9780375728525 | Large print edition (Random House Large Print, September 6, 2016), cover price $26.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9780739321935 | Abridged edition (Random House, September 6, 2016), cover price $30.00

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A sequel to Ellen Foster finds fifteen-year-old Ellen settling into a permanent home with a new mother, where she manages conflicted feelings through her ritual visits to the county fair, her poetry, and her growing relationship with marriage-oriented Stuart. Reprint. 44,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780151012046 | Houghton Mifflin, December 27, 2005, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Ellen settles into a permanent home with a new mother, where she manages conflicted feelings through her ritual visits to the county fair, her poetry, and her growing relationship with marriage-oriented Stuart.
9780375728518 | Large print edition (Random House Large Print, December 20, 2005), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Ellen settles into a permanent home with a new mother, where she manages conflicted feelings through her ritual visits to the county fair, her poetry, and her growing relationship with marriage-oriented Stuart.
9780375728518 | Large print edition (Random House Large Print, December 20, 2005), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Ellen settles into a permanent home with a new mother, where she manages conflicted feelings through her ritual visits to the county fair, her poetry, and her growing relationship with marriage-oriented Stuart.

Paperback:

9780156032902 | 1 edition (Mariner Books, November 6, 2006), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This sequel to Ellen Foster stands on its own as an unforgettable portrait of a redoubtable adolescent making herself up out of whole cloth.

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Aware that she has little time left, Katy Doyal makes arrangements for caring for Ephraim, her husband of nearly sixty years, hiring sassy Rose to help put the grieving Doyal household in order after her death, but her plans are threatened by the arrival of her disapproving son Wyatt and his unhappy wife. Reader's Guide included. Original. 35,000 first printing.
By Jeanne Braselton and Kaye Gibbons (other contributor)

Paperback:

9780345443106 | Ballantine Books, August 29, 2006, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Aware that she has little time left, Katy Doyal makes arrangements for caring for Ephraim, her husband of nearly sixty years, hiring sassy Rose to help put the grieving Doyal household in order after her death, but her plans are threatened by the arrival of her disapproving son Wyatt and his unhappy wife.

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A sequel to Ellen Foster finds fifteen-year-old Ellen settling into a permanent home with a new mother, where she manages conflicted feelings through her ritual visits to the county fair, her poetry, and her growing relationship with marriage-oriented Stuart. Simultaneous.
By Kaye Gibbons (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780739321904 | Unabridged edition (Random House, December 20, 2005), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Ellen settles into a permanent home with a new mother, where she manages conflicted feelings through her ritual visits to the county fair, her poetry, and her growing relationship with marriage-oriented Stuart.

Product Description: This sequel to Gibbons' beloved classic Ellen Foster, stands on its own as an unforgettable portrait of a redoubtable adolescent making herself up out of whole cloth. Now fifteen, Ellen is settled into a permanent home with a new mother...read more

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780739321898, titled "Untitled 1: W/O Norelco" | Abridged edition (Random House, October 4, 2005), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: This sequel to Gibbons' beloved classic Ellen Foster, stands on its own as an unforgettable portrait of a redoubtable adolescent making herself up out of whole cloth.

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Product Description: A New York Times BestsellerIn her darkest yet most redeeming novel, Kaye Gibbons scorches us with a firestorm of despair - then resurrects love and hope from its very ashes. Autumn, 1918: Rumors of peace are spreading across America, but spreading even faster are the first cases of Spanish influenza...read more

Hardcover:

9780786265718 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, July 9, 2004), cover price $32.95
9780399150760 | Putnam Pub Group, April 1, 2004, cover price $20.01 | About this edition: In 1918, Maureen Ross struggles to deal with a difficult pregnancy and her emotionally abusive husband Troop, until the arrival of Troop's niece, Mary Oliver, the child of a wealthy, freethinking family who sets out to protect her aunt.
9780399151606 | Marian Wood, April 1, 2004, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: In 1918, Maureen Ross struggles to deal with a difficult pregnancy and her emotionally abusive husband Troop, until the arrival of Troop's niece, Mary Oliver, the child of a wealthy, freethinking family who sets out to protect her aunt.

Paperback:

9781594130915 | Large print edition (Large Print Pr, August 30, 2005), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A New York Times BestsellerIn her darkest yet most redeeming novel, Kaye Gibbons scorches us with a firestorm of despair - then resurrects love and hope from its very ashes.
9780060760281 | Reprint edition (Perennial, July 1, 2005), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In 1918, Maureen Ross struggles to deal with a difficult pregnancy and her emotionally abusive husband Troop, until the arrival of Troop's niece, Mary Oliver, the child of a wealthy, freethinking family who sets out to protect her aunt.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780743536646 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, April 1, 2004), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Maureen Ross, well past a safe childbearing age, is experiencing a difficult pregnancy.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780671573027 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, April 1, 2004), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: In 1918, Maureen Ross struggles to deal with a difficult pregnancy and her emotionally abusive husband Troop, until the arrival of Troop's niece, Mary Oliver, the child of a wealthy, freethinking family who sets out to protect her aunt.

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The vanished world of the Old South is revealed in the story of Emma Garnet, as she moves from pampered plantation owner's daughter, through her discovery of the evils of slavery and work in military hospitals during the Civil War, to her final reconciliation with her feelings about the South.

Hardcover:

9781568956244 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, August 1, 1998), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Emma Garnet, pampered nineteenth-century Southern plantation owner's daughter, comes to learn the evils of slavery, live the horror of war, and experience a lifetime of conflicting feelings about the culture of the Old South
9780399142994 | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1998, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The vanished world of the Old South is revealed in the story of Emma Garnet, as she moves from pampered plantation owner's daughter, through her discovery of the evils of slavery and work in military hospitals during the Civil War, to her final reconciliation with her feelings about the South

Paperback:

9780060797140 | Reissue edition (Perennial, July 1, 2005), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The vanished world of the Old South is revealed in the story of Emma Garnet, as she moves from pampered plantation owner's daughter, through her discovery of the evils of slavery and work in military hospitals during the Civil War, to her final reconciliation with her feelings about the South.
9780380732142 | Reprint edition (Bard, May 1, 1999), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The vanished world of the Old South is revealed in the story of Emma Garnet, as she moves from pampered plantation owner's daughter, through her discovery of the evils of slavery and work in military hospitals during the Civil War, to her final reconciliation with her feelings about the South

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780788724992 | Unabridged edition (Recorded Books, February 1, 1999), cover price $54.00 | About this edition: Emma Garnet Tate Lowell, a plantation owner's daughter, grows up in a privileged lifestyle, but it's not all roses.
9780671573010 | Simon & Schuster Audioworks, June 1, 1998, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Emma Garnet, pampered nineteenth-century Southern plantation owner's daughter, comes to learn the evils of slavery, live the horror of war, and experience a lifetime of conflicting feelings about the culture of the Old South.

Prebinding:

9780613167888 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $21.35 | About this edition: Emma Garnet Tate Lowell, a plantation owner's daughter, grows up in a privileged lifestyle, but it's not all roses.

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Featuring the contributions of some of the South's finest contemporary fiction writers, this special holiday anthology features short fiction by Doris Betts, Larry Brown, Jill McCorkle, Carolyn Haines, Clyde Edgerton, Gail Godwin, Michael Knight, Donald Harrington, Ellen Douglas, and Silas House, accompanied by specially commisioned original watercolor paintings.
By Kaye Gibbons (introduced by), Charline R. McCord (editor), Judy H. Tucker (editor) and Wyatt Waters (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781565124486 | Algonquin Books, October 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A holiday anthology features short fiction by Doris Betts, Larry Brown, Jill McCorkle, Carolyn Haines and other contemporary Southern fiction writers.

Product Description: Ruby Pitt rejects the quiet life planned for her by her adoring family and runs off with John Woodrow, a migrant worker who turns out to be a cruel and violently abusive liar. When he dies in a street brawl, Ruby takes up with Blinking Jack Stokes, a quiet, uneducated, but highly capable tenant twenty years her senior...read more

Hardcover:

9781565122062 | Reissue edition (Algonquin Books, January 12, 1997), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A young widower looks back on his memories of his wife and their life together
9780945575092 | Algonquin Books, April 1, 1989, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A young widower looks back on his memories of his wife and their life together

Paperback:

9780375703065 | Vintage Books, November 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In alternating chapters, two ill-matched people--Jack Ernest Stokes and his wife, Ruby Pitt Woodrow Stokes--describe their lives together and apart
9780816151851 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, August 1, 1991), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Ruby Pitt rejects the quiet life planned for her by her adoring family and runs off with John Woodrow, a migrant worker who turns out to be a cruel and violently abusive liar.
9780679728443 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, May 1, 1990), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: In alternating chapters, two ill-matched people--Jack Ernest Stokes and his wife, Ruby Pitt Woodrow Stokes--describe their lives together and apart

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780671775025 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, August 1, 2000), cover price $9.98 | About this edition: Ruby Pitt rejects the quiet life planned for her by her adoring family and runs off with John Woodrow, a migrant worker who turns out to be a cruel and violently abusive liar.
9780671885694 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, December 1, 1997), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A young widower looks back on his memories of his wife and their life together.

Prebinding:

9780613090117 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $23.30 | About this edition: In alternating chapters, two ill-matched people--Jack Ernest Stokes and his wife, Ruby Pitt Woodrow Stokes--describe their lives together and apart

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After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home

Hardcover:

9780754033158 | Largeprint edition (G K Hall & Co, June 1, 1998), cover price $55.01 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home
9780783801155 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, May 1, 1998), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home
9781565122055 | Reissue edition (Algonquin Books, January 12, 1987), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home

Paperback:

9780754033165 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, June 1, 1998), cover price $22.01 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home
9780783801162 | G K Hall & Co, May 1, 1998, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home
9781860496059 | New edition (Gardners Books, April 1, 1998), cover price $18.70 | About this edition: 'When I was little I would think of ways to kill my Daddy.
9780375703058 | Vintage Books, November 1, 1997, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home
9780679728665 | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, May 1, 1990), cover price $9.00 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home
1 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780671798604 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, August 1, 1999), cover price $9.98 | About this edition: Winner of the American Academy of Arts and Letters' Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation's Citation for Fiction.
9780671885670 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, August 1, 1996), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home.

Reinforced:

9780606175579 | Demco Media, June 1, 1990, cover price $20.15 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home

Prebinding:

9781439560884 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 8, 2008), cover price $20.95
9780833525437 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $23.25 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home

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A young girl in a small town named Bend of the River Road struggles to understand her mentally disturbed mother and preserve their relationship.

Hardcover:

9780783814858 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, December 1, 1995), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A young girl in a small town named Bend of the River Road struggles to understand her mentally disturbed mother and preserve their relationship
9780399139864 | Putnam Pub Group, September 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A North Carolina family struggles for normalcy in the face of a woman's erratic emotional problems, subjecting young Hattie to the trauma of watching her mother become frequently sedated and being sent to a psychiatric ward.

Paperback:

9780060797157 | Perennial, July 1, 2005, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A young girl in a small town named Bend of the River Road struggles to understand her mentally disturbed mother and preserve their relationship.
9780380729722 | Avon Books, November 1, 1997, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A young girl in a small town named Bend of the River Road struggles to understand her mentally disturbed mother and preserve their relationship
9781860493386 | New edition (Gardners Books, September 4, 1997), cover price $12.55 | About this edition: To the citizens of Bend of the River, Maggie is 'not right' and 'flighty', but to her family, and particularly her daughter Hattie, she is a maddening paradox - clearly manic depressive, vivacious yet heartless.
9780380726813 | Reprint edition (Avon Books, November 1, 1996), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A Southern family's search for normalcy in the face of hardship is told from the perspectives of Maggie, who is regarded by her neighbors as 'troubled,' and Hattie, who yearns for a place in her damaged mother's heart.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780792799559 | Unabridged edition (John Curley & Assoc, November 1, 2000), cover price $64.95 | About this edition: A young girl in a small town named Bend of the River Road struggles to understand her mentally disturbed mother and preserve their relationship.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780792724124 | Unabridged edition (John Curley & Assoc, October 1, 2000), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Ellen Foster,Kaye Gibbons paints intimate family portraits in lyrical prose, using as her palette the rich, vibrant colors of the American South.
9780671776176 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, August 1, 1999), cover price $9.98 | About this edition: The acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Ellen Foster,Kaye Gibbons paints intimate family portraits in lyrical prose, using as her palette the rich, vibrant colors of the American South.
9780671885687 | Simon & Schuster Audioworks, October 1, 1995, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A North Carolina family struggles for normalcy in the face of a woman's erratic emotional problems, subjecting young Hattie to the trauma of watching her mother become frequently sedated and being sent to a psychiatric ward.

Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women.

Hardcover:

9781568950303 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, July 1, 1993), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A family without men, the Birches live gloriously offbeat lives in the lush, green backwoods of North Carolina.
9780399137914 | Putnam Pub Group, March 1, 1993, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women

Paperback:

9780060760250 | Perennial, July 1, 2005, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women.
9780380725571 | Avon Books, June 1, 1995, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In the verdant backwoods of North Carolina, in a sad and singular era, the Birches are unique among women of their time-living gloriously rich it decidedly offbeat lives in a private world ahandoned by men.
9780380722709 | Reprint edition (Avon Books, April 1, 1994), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women

CD/Spoken Word:

9780792799917 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Sound Library, April 1, 2001), cover price $64.95 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780792723523 | Unabridged edition (Chivers Audio Books, March 1, 2000), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women.
9780671885359 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, April 1, 1994), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women.
9780671044961 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, April 1, 1994), cover price $9.98 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women.

Reinforced:

9780606071543 | Demco Media, April 1, 1994, cover price $16.80 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women

Prebinding:

9780785727446 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.75 | About this edition: Margaret struggles toward adulthood in a world torn apart by the Second World War and complicated by her strong-willed mother, Sophia, and grandmother, Charlie Kate, in a story about three generations of passionate, willful Southern women

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Product Description: In her novels Ellen Foster and A Virtuous Woman, Kaye Gibbons has compiled what one critic has called "a fictional oral history of female wishes [and] hopes." That tradition continues in A Cure for Dreams, a richly woven story that traces the bonds between four generations of Southern women through stories passed from mother to daughter to granddaughter...read more

Hardcover:

9780945575337 | Algonquin Books, January 3, 1991, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In a small Southern town, a group of women caught up in secondary roles struggles to expand the dimensions of their lives in a world of poverty and male domination

Paperback:

9780816154937 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, December 1, 1992), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In her novels Ellen Foster and A Virtuous Woman, Kaye Gibbons has compiled what one critic has called "a fictional oral history of female wishes [and] hopes.
9780679736721 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, July 1, 1992), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The hopes and dreams of four generations of Southern women are revealed in the stories they pass down from grandmother, to mother, to daughter, to granddaughter

Prebinding:

9781417670598, titled "Cure for Dreams" | Turtleback Books, June 1, 1992, cover price $23.35 | About this edition: The hopes and dreams of four generations of Southern women are revealed in the stories they pass down from grandmother, to mother, to daughter, to granddaughter

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Having suffered abuse and misfortune for much of her life, a young child searches for a better life and finally gets a break in the home of a loving woman with several foster children.

Hardcover:

9780912697529 | Algonquin Books, May 1, 1987, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: After the death of her mother, an eleven-year-old girl finds that life with her father is too dangerous and tries to find a new home

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