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Hattie Big Sky —Larson, Kirby.

After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being foug...

Out in left field —Lemna, Don, 1936-

Eleven-year-old Donald thinks nothing could be worse than missing a pop fly in a baseball game that most of his Montana town was watching, but through the end of 1947 and beginning of 1948, he suffers one humiliation aft...

What comes my way —Peterson, Tracie, author.

"1902. Ella Fleming is on the run from her past and the secrets that could tear her family apart. As a member of the Brookstone Wild West Extravaganza, a wild west show comprised of all-female performers, her uncanny tal...

All sorrows can be borne —Stephens, Loren, author.

"Inspired by true events, All Sorrows Can Be Borne is the story of Noriko Ito, a Japanese woman faced with unimaginable circumstances that force her to give up her son to save her husband. Set in Hiroshima, Osaka, and th...

When you are near —Peterson, Tracie, author.

After her father's death, Lizzy Brookstone, the star trick rider of the all-female Brookstone Wild West Extravaganza, loses interest in performing. What she longs for is a life with the Brookstone ranch foreman, Wesley D...

Hitch —Ingold, Jeanette.

To help his family during the Depression and avoid becoming a drunk like his father, Moss Trawnley joins the Civilian Conservation Corps, helps build a new camp near Monroe, Montana, and leads the other men in making the...

What comes my way —Peterson, Tracie.
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2019
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Ella Fleming is on the run from her past and the secrets that could tear her family apart. As a member of the Brookstone Wild West Extravaganza, a wild west show comprised of all-female performers, her uncanny talent for...

The cloud chamber —Maynard, Joyce, 1953-

In 1966, when his father's attempted suicide causes the ostracism of the family in their small Montana community, fourteen-year-old Nate copes with his sadness and anger by trying to win the school science fair.

When the sergeant came marching home —Lemna, Don, 1936-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2010

It's 1946 and Pat, 6, and Donald, 10, are looking forward to the return of their father, an infantry sergeant. But Donald can't believe it when his father does return and decides to move the family to a middle-of-nowhere...

Work song —Doig, Ivan.
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2010
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Morrie Morgan, itinerant teacher, walking encyclopedia, and inveterate charmer, was last seen leaving a one-room schoolhouse in Marias Coulee, the stage he stole in Ivan Doig's The Whistling Season. A decade on, Morrie i...

Work song —Doig, Ivan.
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2014

In 1919, ten years after leaving his teaching position in "The Whistling Season", Morrie Morgan arrives by train in Butte, Montana, and moves into widow Grace Faradays boarding house. Although he would like to remain neu...

The cloud chamber —Maynard, Joyce, 1953-
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Nate Chance pulls up to his house after school one afternoon to discover his dad has been wounded by gunshot. Nobody will tell him what has happened but he knows he needs to step up; his only option is the science fair c...

Work song —Doig, Ivan.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2011

Itinerant teacher and perennial charmer Morrie Morgan returns to the 1919 copper-mining center of Butte, Montana. There he meets retired Welsh twins, a comely landlady, and a Russian waif and encounters the seething ferm...

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