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Girl waits with gun

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ℗2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Mariner books editionView all editions and formats
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"Constance Kopp doesn't quite fit the mold. She towers over most men, has no interest in marriage or domestic affairs, and has been isolated from the world since a family secret sent her and her sisters into hiding fifteen years ago. One day a belligerent and powerful silk factory owner runs down their buggy, and a dispute over damages turns into a war of bricks, bullets, and threats as he unleashes his gang on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
History
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Stewart
ISBN: 9780544409613 0544409612 0544409914 9780544409910 0544800834 9780544800830
OCLC Number: 929412879
Description: 410 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Amy Stewart.

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"Constance Kopp doesn't quite fit the mold. She towers over most men, has no interest in marriage or domestic affairs, and has been isolated from the world since a family secret sent her and her sisters into hiding fifteen years ago. One day a belligerent and powerful silk factory owner runs down their buggy, and a dispute over damages turns into a war of bricks, bullets, and threats as he unleashes his gang on their family farm. When the sheriff enlists her help in convicting the men, Constance is forced to confront her past and defend her family? and she does it in a way that few women of 1914 would have dared."--Amazon.com.

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