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8 edition of The Silver Star (Fields of Honor) found in the catalog.

The Silver Star (Fields of Honor)

by Donald E. Zlotnik

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Published by Signet .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages1
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7573109M
ISBN 100451169565
ISBN 109780451169563
OCLC/WorldCa23746321

Memoirist Walls, who has written about her own nomadic upbringing (The Glass Castle, ) and her remarkable grandmother (the novelized biography Half Broke Horses, ), turns to out-and-out fiction in this story about two young sisters who leave behind their life on the road for the small Virginia town their mother escaped years before.   Buy a cheap copy of The Silver Star book by Jeannette Walls. The Silver Star, Jeannette Walls has written a heartbreaking and redemptive novel about an intrepid girl who challenges the injustice of the adult world—a triumph Free shipping over $Author: Jeannette Walls.

The book is set in , and contains themes of racial tension, class inequities, and abuse of power. The Silver Star reads a little like a young adult book, but I couldn't help but love Bean, the optimist, and her brilliant sister Liz. I'm glad I read The Silver Star, and I recommend it. The Silver Star is a lovely, moving novel with an appealing narrator in Bean.” -- Carmela Ciuraru, USA Today “Walls writes with easy assurance about Liz and Bean, proving in fiction as she did in her memoir, The Glass Castle, that she knows children’s hearts—as well as the evil that can lurk in the hearts of grown-ups.”, Parade/5(K).

Find books like The Silver Star from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Silver Star also liked: Half Broke Horses. The Silver Star Quotes Showing of 8 “Don’t be afraid of your dark places,” Mom told her. “If you can shine a light on them, you’ll find treasure there.”Author: Jeannette Walls.


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The Silver Star is a lovely, moving novel with an appealing narrator in Bean.” Author: Carmela Ciuraru Source: USA Today “Walls writes with easy assurance about Liz and Bean, proving in fiction as she did in her memoir, The Glass Castle, that she knows children’s hearts—as well as the evil that can lurk in the hearts /5(2K).

No one does dysfunction quite as well as Jeanette Walls. She once again probes the ins and outs of family dysfunction in her latest novel, The Silver Star. The novel, set inopens in California, where Liz, age fifteen, and her sister Bean, age twelve are living with their artistic and unconventional mother Charlotte/5.

The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls - From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Glass Castle, Jeannette Walls’ gripping new novel that "transports us Released on: J The Silver Star is a lovely, moving novel with an appealing narrator in Bean.” (Carmela Ciuraru USA Today) “A remarkable coming of age tale.” (New York Post)/5(2K).

The Silver Star seemed like a retelling of Walls' story, but with happier circumstances, an attempt to heal the bleak and really heartless neglect that her parents actually provided with a story where the neglect was escapable/5(2K).

In The Silver Star, Jeannette Walls (author of The Glass Castle) has written a heartbreaking and redemptive novel about an intrepid girl who challenges the injustice of 4/4().

The Silver Star book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Andrew Winslow relocates to Los Angeles as a successful young pastor /5. The year isthe same year in which Jeannette Walls set her new novel, The Silver Star. In the book, someone tells the year-old narrator, Bean Holladay, that she's got spunk too.

Maybe it's. Silver Star (Seals: The Warrior Breed, Book 1) Mass Market Paperback – December 1, by H. Jay Riker (Author)5/5(7). Twelve-year-old Jean “Bean” Holladay and her older sister Liz had to grow up fast when their mother left them to fend for themselves while she tried to find herself in the novel “The Silver Star” by Jeanette Walls.

Silver Star If ever an author is able to write a wonderfully poignant novel about two young girls and an unstable mother, Wallis is the one. She has a such a fluent way of storytelling and a compassionate treatment of her characters. Jeannette Walls' 'Silver Star' Lacks Spunk And Direction J • The novel is about two sisters, aged 12 who travel cross-country after.

History. The Silver Star Medal (SSM) is the successor award to the "Citation Star" (3 ⁄ 16 silver star) which was established by an Act of Congress on July 9,during World War Jthe Secretary of War approved the conversion of the "Citation Star" to the SSM with the original "Citation Star" incorporated into the center of the d for: "Gallantry in action against an enemy of the United States".

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It is in a small town in California. Jeannette Walls graduated from Barnard College and was a journalist in New York.

Her memoir, The Glass Castle, has been a New York Times bestseller for more than six years. She is also the author of the instant New York Times bestsellers The Silver Star and Half Broke Horses, which was named one of the ten best books of by the editors of The New York Times Book 4/5(55).

The complete series list for - The Silver Star of Texas. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. Jeannette Walls established her bona fides in the unreliable parent department with her memoir, “The Glass Castle,” a case study in how to survive a chaotic childhood and get into Barnard.

Her new Author: Chelsea Cain. Read pdf The Silver Star absolutely for free at (4). With her first full-fledged novel, The Silver Star, Jeannette Walls, author of the best selling memoir The Glass Castle, returns to familiar territory with this touching coming-of.

The Silver Star seemed like a retelling of Walls' story, but with happier circumstances, an attempt to heal the bleak and really heartless neglect that her parents actually provided with a story where the neglect was escapable/5.THE SILVER STAR by Jeannette Walls is written with a light hand; the chapters are short, and the prose is direct and never fussy.

The pace is brisk, and the novel reads quickly. Despite all that, there is a darkness to the book, an ever-present menace that, while never fully explored, makes for an unsettling story.Editions for The Silver Star: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), Author: Jeannette Walls.