The Plum Thicket by Janice Holt GilesThe Plum Thicket by Janice Holt Giles

The Plum Thicket

byJanice Holt Giles

Paperback | May 1, 1996

Pricing and Purchase Info

$32.87

Earn 164 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

At age forty-eight-the same age as Giles at the writing of the novel--Katie Rogers recalls her first visit alone to her grandparents' home in Stanwick, Arkansas. Eight-year-old Katie spends her summer climbing the huge mulberry tree and walking with her wise grandfather, a veteran of bloody Shiloh. She is fascinated, not frightened, by the grave of an unknown child in the nearby plum thicket.
Author Janice Holt Giles was born in Altus, Arkansas on March 28, 1905. She attended Little Rock Junior College and then the University of Arkansas. She married Otto Moore in 1923; they had one daughter together and divorced in 1939. She worked as a secretary for church congregations and in the field of religious education. She met Hen...
Loading
Title:The Plum ThicketFormat:PaperbackDimensions:284 pages, 8.62 × 5.52 × 0.64 inPublished:May 1, 1996Publisher:University Press Of Kentucky

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0813108594

ISBN - 13:9780813108599

Reviews

From Our Editors

At age forty-eight-the same age as Giles at the writing of the novel--Katie Rogers recalls her first visit alone to her grandparents' home in Stanwick, Arkansas. Eight-year-old Katie spends her summer climbing the huge mulberry tree and walking with her wise grandfather, a veteran of bloody Shiloh. She is fascinated, not frightened, by the grave of an unknown child in the nearby plum thicket.