Sweeping Up Glass

Olivia Harker grew up in 1930s Kentucky during a time of racial segregation and Depression.

Sweeping Up Glass

Sweeping Up Glass

Olivia Harker grew up in 1930s Kentucky during a time of racial segregation and Depression. The spirited daughter of an adored father and a difficult mother, she shocked the locals by choosing the children of her black neighbours as friends and playmates. Now Olivia runs a ramshackle grocery store with her beloved grandson and her increasingly awkward widowed mother. She has little idea of the long shadow cast by events of her past, until she stumbles on a forty-year-old mystery that rewrites her childhood and turns her world upside down. As long-buried secrets explode along the valley, Olivia must get to grips with past betrayals if she is to gain a second chance at love, redemption, and long-overdue justice.

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Sweeping Up Glass
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Carolyn Wall
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-29 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Olivia Harker grew up in 1930s Kentucky during a time of racial segregation and Depression. The spirited daughter of an adored father and a difficult mother, she shocked the locals by choosing the children of her black neighbours as friends and playmates. Now Olivia runs a ramshackle grocery store with
Sweeping Up Glass
Language: en
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Authors: Carolyn Wall
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

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Sweeping Up Glass
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Carolyn D. Wall
Categories: Domestic fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

Olivia Harker grew up in brutally segregated Depression-era Kentucky, the proud and willful child of an adored father and a disturbed and vindictive mother. Left to her own devices, her black neighbours became her friends and playmates; their parents her guardian angels. Now running a ramshackle grocery store with her
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Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Carolyn Wall
Categories: Domestic fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-08 - Publisher:

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Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-01 - Publisher: Scholastic Canada

Kate's father is a builder for the Canadian Pacific Railway as it snakes across the mountains and through the Fraser Canyon. Everyone is excited about the "Iron Horse", but building the railroad is a treacherous undertaking. Kate is always thinking about her father's safety, and the Accident Hospital next door

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