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Phoebe's light, Suzanne Woods Fisher

Label
Phoebe's light
Title
Phoebe's light
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne Woods Fisher
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Phoebe Starbuck has always adjusted her sails and rudder to the whims of her father. Now, for the first time, she's doing what she wants to do: marrying Captain Phineas Foulger and sailing far away from Nantucket. As she leaves on her grand adventure, her father gives her two gifts, both of which Phoebe sees little need for. The first is an old sheepskin journal from Great Mary, her highly revered great-grandmother. The other is a "minder" on the whaling ship in the form of cooper Matthew Mitchell, a man whom she loathes. Soon Phoebe discovers that life at sea is no easier than life on land. Lonely, seasick, and disillusioned, she turns the pages of Great Mary's journal and finds herself drawn into the life of this noble woman. To Phoebe's shock, her great-grandmother has left a secret behind that carries repercussions for everyone aboard the ship, especially her husband the captain and her shadow the cooper. This story within a story catapults Phoebe into seeing her life in an entirely new way--just in time.--Amazon.com
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.I78
LC item number
P48 2018
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Nantucket legacy
Series volume
book 1
Target audience
adult
Phoebe's light, Suzanne Woods Fisher
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Phoebe's light, Suzanne Woods Fisher
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes discussion questions (pages 331-334)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-344)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1006524800
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780800734855
Lccn
2017044853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1006524800

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