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A death at the White Camellia Orphanage

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Published by Mercer University Press in Macon, Georgia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boys,
  • Death,
  • Depressions,
  • Voyages and travels,
  • Orphans,
  • Runaway children,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarly Youmans
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3575.O68 .D43 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25170502M
    ISBN 100881462713, 0881463647
    ISBN 109780881462715, 9780881463644
    LC Control Number2011050845

    Product Information After a death at The White Camellia Orphanage, young Pip Tatnall leaves Lexsy Georgia, to become a road kid, riding the rails east, west, and north. A bright, unusual boy who is disillusioned at a young age, Pip believes that he sees guilt shining in .   A poet, she's also written a shelf of novels, in a variety of genres: historical (Her book "The Wolf Pit," won the Michael Shaara Award for Civil War fiction), supernatural fantasy.   South Main Book Company stocked more than new books in Little Free Libraries; Death at the White Camellia Orphanage, by Marly Youmans. 6. Deadlocked, by Charlaine Harris. 7. .


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He travels the country by boxcar, meeting some wonderful people along the way, including his first love. But the yearning for home is 4/5(1). Preview — A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage by Marly Youmans A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage Quotes Showing of 1 “he felt a pang of desire for the tintinnabulation of a Georgia summer.

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The name 'White Camellia Orphanage' intrigued me so I asked Marly where it is and who lives there. A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage Release Date March ISBN Marly Youmans, who grew up in Cullowhee, N.C., sets A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage in Depression-era Georgia and conceives an array of.

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A bright, unusual boy who is disillusioned at a young age, Pip believes that he sees guilt. After a death at the White Camellia Orphanage, young Pip Tatnall leaves Lexsy, Georgia to become a road kid, riding the rails east, west, and north.

A bright, unusual boy who is disillusioned at a young age, Pip believes that he sees guilt shining in Brand: Mercer University Press. I loved this book. While reading this book, I would pause to prolong the adventure.

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South Carolina native Marly Youmans has published four novels, two young adult books, and three collections of poetry. In A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage, she offers a Southern Gothic coming-of-age novel, featuring the precocious, eleven-year-old Pip, a hobo who travels back and forth across Depression-era by a desire to understand life, Pip rides the rails to.

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And A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage used certain curious facts about my paternal family in south Georgia; my grandfather sired 22 legitimate children, plus two mixed raced children with his neighbor. When she died, the two boys were brought up in the family, and one of them was my grandfather’s favorite brother.

A Death at the White Camellia Orphanage won The Ferrol Sams Award for fiction and the Silver Award in fiction in the ForeWord Book of the Year Awards. Youmans is the author of five novels, two Southern fantasies for young adults set in western North Carolina, four books.

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Author of fourteen books, Marly Youmans has been called “the best-kept secret among contemporary American writers” (Books & Culture). Her recent novels are GLIMMERGLASS (“resonant, beautiful”—Margo Lanagan) and A DEATH AT THE WHITE CAMELLIA ORPHANAGE (“controlled lyrical passion the finest, and the truest period novel I’ve read.

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