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Last bus to Wisdom / Ivan Doig.

Doig, Ivan. (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brookfield Library F/DOIG LARGE PRINT (Text to phone) 34029134278968 Adult Fiction Large Type Available -
Kent Memorial Library - Suffield LARGE PRINT DOIG (Text to phone) 32518137013283 Adult Large Type Available -
Killingworth Library Association LP FIC DOI (Text to phone) 33420144970663 Adult Large Type Available -
Mark Twain Library Association - Redding FIC Doi LP (Text to phone) 33620131450104 Adult Large Type Available -
Plumb Memorial Library - Huntington Branch FIC DOIG LT ED (Text to phone) 34025137253966 Adult Large Type Available -
Salem Free Public Library LP FIC DOI (Text to phone) 33640140855531 Adult Fiction Large Type Available -

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Summary, etc.: Donal Cameron is being raised by his grandmother, the cook at the legendary Double W ranch in Doig's beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies, a landscape that gives full rein to an eleven-year-old's imagination. But when Gram has to have surgery for "female trouble" in the summer of 1951, all she can think to do is to ship Donal off to her sister in faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin. There Donal is in for a rude surprise: Aunt Kate -- bossy, opinionated, argumentative, and tyrannical -- is nothing like her sister. She henpecks her good-natured husband, Herman the German, and Donal can't seem to get on her good side either. After one contretemps too many, Kate decides to pack him back to the authorities in Montana on the next Greyhound. But to Donal's surprise, he's not traveling solo: Herman the German has decided to fly the coop with him. In the immortal American tradition, the pair light out for the territory together, meeting a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and having rollicking misadventures along the way.
Subject: Boys Fiction
Uncles Fiction
Runaway husbands Fiction
Travelers Fiction
Nineteen fifties Fiction
West (U.S.) Fiction
Large type books
Genre: Novels.
Road fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Historical fiction.
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264 1. ‡aWaterville, Maine : ‡bThorndike Press, ‡c2016.
264 4. ‡c©2015
300 . ‡a713 pages (large print) ; ‡c23 cm.
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520 . ‡aDonal Cameron is being raised by his grandmother, the cook at the legendary Double W ranch in Doig's beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies, a landscape that gives full rein to an eleven-year-old's imagination. But when Gram has to have surgery for "female trouble" in the summer of 1951, all she can think to do is to ship Donal off to her sister in faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin. There Donal is in for a rude surprise: Aunt Kate -- bossy, opinionated, argumentative, and tyrannical -- is nothing like her sister. She henpecks her good-natured husband, Herman the German, and Donal can't seem to get on her good side either. After one contretemps too many, Kate decides to pack him back to the authorities in Montana on the next Greyhound. But to Donal's surprise, he's not traveling solo: Herman the German has decided to fly the coop with him. In the immortal American tradition, the pair light out for the territory together, meeting a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and having rollicking misadventures along the way.
650 0. ‡aBoys ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aUncles ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aRunaway husbands ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aTravelers ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aNineteen fifties ‡vFiction.
651 0. ‡aWest (U.S.) ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aLarge type books.
655 7. ‡aNovels. ‡2lcgft
655 7. ‡aRoad fiction. ‡2lcgft
655 7. ‡aBildungsromans. ‡2lcgft
655 7. ‡aHistorical fiction. ‡2lcgft
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