Coverart for item
The Resource Cloudy in the West, Elmer Kelton

Cloudy in the West, Elmer Kelton

Label
Cloudy in the West
Title
Cloudy in the West
Statement of responsibility
Elmer Kelton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Joey Shipman becomes the target of a murder plot when his father dies and leaves him the family farm, thwarting the plans of his cold-hearted stepmother
Summary
In the Old West, twelve-year-old Joey Shipman runs away from his stepmother's home, only to find that a murderous relative is on his trail and that his only hope lies in the help of a drunk, a prostitute, an outlaw, and a sheepman
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
037725
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)
  • Books for the Teen Age (NYPL)
  • Publisher's Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelton, Elmer
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3563.A2932
LC item number
C57 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Orphans
  • Western stories
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Label
Cloudy in the West, Elmer Kelton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Control code
21400503
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
255 p. ;
Isbn
9780312862398
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
96030704
Other physical details
21 cm.
System control number
  • (rplri)14400
  • (IMchF)fol03281905
Label
Cloudy in the West, Elmer Kelton
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Control code
21400503
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
255 p. ;
Isbn
9780312862398
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
96030704
Other physical details
21 cm.
System control number
  • (rplri)14400
  • (IMchF)fol03281905

Library Locations

    • Peabody Public LibraryBorrow it
      1160 E. Highway Road 205, Columbia City, IN, 46725, US
      41.15851 -85.46854

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...