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Oreads (Paperback) (John F. Lavelle)

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At fourteen, Cassie Wolphe’s way of life in Appalachia is being changed by the influx of modernity/postmodernity. She is in love with Jake McCollum, believes she will marry him and constructs her life around this central act, but like her brother, Ben, Jake rejects a life he believes offers nothing but hard work and poverty. Forced to make a decision between her love of Jake and her love of the mountains, Cassie finds she can't leave, a choice which may define her life forever. At once lyrical, emotionally charged, moving and heartbreaking, Oreads is a literary treat that will keep you compelled right to the very last page and beyond.
Number of Pages: 332
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Literary
Format: Paperback
Publisher: John Hunt Pub
Author: John F. Lavelle
Language: English
Street Date: January 29, 2016
TCIN: 50962591
UPC: 9781785351839
Item Number (DPCI): 248-13-1431
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