Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search




Book

Available copies

  • 13 of 16 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 16 total copies.

Summary:

"In the winter of 1870, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd has made a fairly comfortable living in northern Texas. He travels from town to town, reading current news of ratified amendments and polar expeditions to (mostly) attentive audiences. When he’s asked to deliver a 10-year-old German girl back to her relatives in San Antonio in exchange for $50 in gold, he agrees. Johanna’s parents had been killed by the Kiowa, but she was spared and was raised as one of their own for four years. Captain Kidd finds that Johanna, now in his care, has lost nearly all memory of her language, comportment, and upbringing. Facing a 400-mile journey filled with threats of ambush and an uncooperative charge, Captain Kidd wonders if his choice to deliver the girl was the right one"--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Athena Public Library FIC JIL (Text) 37813000150816 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 06/26/2017 Available -
Baker Richland Branch JILES (Paulette) (Text) 37814003113199 FICTION Book None 08/14/2017 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Jiles, P (Text) 35178001610123 Adult Fiction Book None 03/16/2017 Available -
Echo Public Library HC FIC Jiles (Text) 37826000142880 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 01/09/2017 Available -
Enterprise Public Library FIC Jiles, P (Text) 30001000282923 Adult Fiction Book None 12/06/2016 Checked out 06/24/2021
Harney County Library FIC JILES (Text) 37720000545426 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 02/10/2017 Available -
Hood River County Library FIC JILES (Text) 33892100408179 Adult Fiction Book None 10/18/2016 Available -
Ione Public Library 813 JIL (Text) 37843000050401 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 10/29/2016 Available -
Lake County Main Library - Lakeview FIC JILES (Text) 37620000878050 Adult Fiction Book System_Only_3months 05/02/2017 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library FIC Jiles (Text) 37862000379586 Adult Fiction Book None 11/09/2016 Available -
Next 10 »

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062409201
  • ISBN: 0062409204
  • Physical Description: 213 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Maps on lining papers.
National Book Award Finalist --dust jacket.
Summary, etc.:
"In the winter of 1870, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd has made a fairly comfortable living in northern Texas. He travels from town to town, reading current news of ratified amendments and polar expeditions to (mostly) attentive audiences. When he’s asked to deliver a 10-year-old German girl back to her relatives in San Antonio in exchange for $50 in gold, he agrees. Johanna’s parents had been killed by the Kiowa, but she was spared and was raised as one of their own for four years. Captain Kidd finds that Johanna, now in his care, has lost nearly all memory of her language, comportment, and upbringing. Facing a 400-mile journey filled with threats of ambush and an uncooperative charge, Captain Kidd wonders if his choice to deliver the girl was the right one"-- Booklist.
Subject: Voyages and travels > Fiction.
Widowers > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Kiowa Indians > Fiction.
United States > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
LDR 02039cam a2200397 i 4500
0011837113
003SAGE
00520170814223724.0
008160308s2016 nyu 000 1 eng d
010 . ‡a2015041173
020 . ‡a9780062409201
020 . ‡a0062409204
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)913135735
042 . ‡apcc
05000. ‡aPR9199.3.J54 ‡bN49 2016
08200. ‡a813/.54 ‡223
1001 . ‡aJiles, Paulette, ‡d1943- ‡eauthor. ‡0(DLC)1759194
24510. ‡aNews of the world : ‡ba novel / ‡cPaulette Jiles.
250 . ‡aFirst Edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York, NY : ‡bWilliam Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, ‡c2016.
264 4. ‡c©2016.
300 . ‡a213 pages ; ‡c20 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡2rdacarrier
500 . ‡aMaps on lining papers.
500 . ‡aNational Book Award Finalist --dust jacket.
520 . ‡a"In the winter of 1870, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd has made a fairly comfortable living in northern Texas. He travels from town to town, reading current news of ratified amendments and polar expeditions to (mostly) attentive audiences. When he’s asked to deliver a 10-year-old German girl back to her relatives in San Antonio in exchange for $50 in gold, he agrees. Johanna’s parents had been killed by the Kiowa, but she was spared and was raised as one of their own for four years. Captain Kidd finds that Johanna, now in his care, has lost nearly all memory of her language, comportment, and upbringing. Facing a 400-mile journey filled with threats of ambush and an uncooperative charge, Captain Kidd wonders if his choice to deliver the girl was the right one"-- ‡cBooklist.
650 0. ‡aVoyages and travels ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aWidowers ‡vFiction. ‡0(DLC)1521259
650 0. ‡aOrphans ‡vFiction. ‡0(DLC)1519255
650 0. ‡aKiowa Indians ‡vFiction. ‡0(DLC)1526611
651 0. ‡aUnited States ‡xHistory ‡y19th century ‡vFiction.
655 7. ‡aHistorical fiction. ‡2lcgft ‡0(DLC)1430213
999 . ‡eBook
905 . ‡uadmin
901 . ‡a913135735 ‡bOCoLC ‡c1837113 ‡tbiblio

Additional Resources