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Maud's Line

(2015)
A novel by

 
Awards
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Best Book (nominee)
FINALIST FOR THE PULITZER PRIZE

A debut novel chronicling the life and loves of a headstrong, earthy, and magnetic heroine

Eastern Oklahoma, 1928. Eighteen-year-old Maud Nail lives with her rogue father and sensitive brother on one of the allotments parceled out by the U.S. Government to the Cherokees when their land was confiscated for Oklahoma's statehood. Maud's days are filled with hard work and simple pleasures, but often marked by violence and tragedy, a fact that she accepts with determined practicality. Her prospects for a better life are slim, but when a newcomer with good looks and books rides down her section line, she takes notice. Soon she finds herself facing a series of high-stakes decisions that will determine her future and those of her loved ones.

Maud's Line is accessible, sensuous, and vivid. It will sit on the bookshelf alongside novels by Jim Harrison, Louise Erdrich, Sherman Alexie, and other beloved chroniclers of the American West and its people.

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Hardback Editions

July 2015 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Maud's Line
Author(s): Margaret Verble
ISBN: 0-544-47019-2 / 978-0-544-47019-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

July 2016 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Maud's Line
Author(s): Margaret Verble
ISBN: 0-544-70524-6 / 978-0-544-70524-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mariner Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

July 2016 : Audio CD
thumbTitle: Maud's Line
Author(s): Margaret Verble
ISBN: 1-5159-0857-7 / 978-1-5159-0857-9
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

July 2016 : Audio CD
thumbTitle: Maud's Line
Author(s): Margaret Verble
ISBN: 1-5159-5857-4 / 978-1-5159-5857-4
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

July 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Maud's Line
Author(s): Margaret Verble
Publisher: Mariner Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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