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An ordinary woman

a dramatized biography of Nancy Kelsey

by Cecelia Holland

  • 116 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Forge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Kelsey, Nancy, 1823 or 4-1896 -- Fiction,
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Fiction,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction,
    • Women pioneers -- Fiction,
    • California -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCecelia Holland.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.O348 O64 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination223 p. ;
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL386209M
      ISBN 100312865287
      LC Control Number98048929

      An Ordinary Woman. Lucille Clifton. Random House, - African American women - 94 pages. 0 Reviews. During her lifetime, she wrote 11 books of poetry and 20 children's books. She won numerous awards including the Coretta Scott King Award for Everett Anderson's Good-bye in , the National Book Award for Blessing the Boats: New and. Get this from a library! An ordinary woman. [Donna Hill] -- Photographer Asha finds her seemingly successful life and friendship with Lisa challenged by her need for something more meaningful, while Lisa finds her carefully organized marriage to Ross.

      AN ORDINARY WOMAN Donna Hill, Author. St. Martin's $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book Commitment and betrayal. About Ordinary Women of the Bible Series From generation to generation and every walk of life, God seeks out women to do His will. Scripture offers us but fleeting, tantalizing glimpses into the lives of a number of everyday women in Bible times—many of whom are not even named in its pages.

      Based in part on the actual letters and writings of Nancy Kelsey, An Ordinary Woman is a stunning tale of courage, determination, and grand adventure that celebrates the remarkable life and achievements of a little-known but essential character from the pages of history—yet another masterful blending of fiction and fact from Cecelia Holland.   Diary of an Ordinary Woman by Margaret Forster pp, Chatto & Windus £ A year-old woman contacted Margaret Forster, novelist, .


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