Libraries are open! We still offer contactless pickup with Books on the Go!

Flat broke with two goats: a memoir

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(3)
4 star
 
(5)
3 star
 
(2)
2 star
 
(2)
1 star
 
(3)
Language:
English
More Details
ISBN:
9781492655381
9781492655398
9781541425910
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID922c9481-d8a0-0013-09fd-0f86884598e3
Grouping Titleflat broke with two goats
Grouping Authorjennifer mcgaha
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-10-18 05:22:48AM
Last Indexed2021-10-18 05:40:06AM
Novelist Primary ISBNnone

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value0
accelerated_reader_reading_level0
authorJennifer McGaha
author_displayMcGaha, Jennifer
available_at_catalogAthens Drive Community
Cary Regional
Duraleigh Road Community
East Regional
Eva H. Perry Regional
Green Road Community
Holly Springs Community
Leesville Community
Middle Creek Community
Morrisville Community
Northeast Regional
Richard B. Harrison Community
Southeast Regional
Village Regional
Wake Forest Community
West Regional
collection_catalogBiography
detailed_location_catalogAthens Drive Community - Biography
Cary Regional - Biography
Duraleigh Road - Biography
East Regional - Biography
Eva H. Perry Regional - Biography
Fuquay-Varina Community - Biography
Green Road Community - Biography
Holly Springs Community - Biography
Leesville Community - Biography
Middlecreek Community - Biography
Morrisville Community Library - Biography
Northeast Regional - Biography
Remote Storage - Biography
Richard B Harrison - Biography
Southeast Regional - Biography
Village Regional Library - Biography
Wake Forest Community - Biography
West Regional - Biography
display_description

When life gets your goat, bring in the herd

Jennifer McGaha never expected to own a goat named Merle. Or to be setting Merle up on dates and naming his doeling Merlene. She didn't expect to be buying organic yogurt for her chickens. She never thought she would be pulling camouflage carpet off her ceiling or rescuing opossums from her barn and calling it "date night." Most importantly, Jennifer never thought she would only have $4.57 in her bank account.

When Jennifer discovered that she and her husband owed back taxes—a lot of back taxes—her world changed. Now desperate to save money, they foreclosed on their beloved suburban home and moved their family to a one-hundred-year-old cabin in a North Carolina holler. Soon enough, Jennifer's life began to more closely resemble her Appalachian ancestors than her upper-middle-class upbringing. But what started as a last-ditch effort to settle debts became a journey that revealed both the joys and challenges of living close to the land.

Told with bold wit, unflinching honesty, and a firm foot in the traditions of Appalachia, Flat Broke with Two Goats blends stories of homesteading with the journey of two people rediscovering the true meaning of home.

format_catalogBook
eAudiobook
eBook
format_category_catalogAudio Books
Books
eBook
id922c9481-d8a0-0013-09fd-0f86884598e3
isbn9781492655381
9781492655398
9781541425910
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
overdrive:a6aa90d7-ab2b-463d-8416-6b39a97f9800-1Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeAudiobookAudio Books10falsetrueOverDriveOverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive ListenAvailable Online
overdrive:d3fbaf95-5f4f-42b2-b6a0-a1243a6b7ac4-1Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook15falsetrueOverDriveAdobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive ReadAvailable Online
ils:7258376529253East Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfERL
ils:7258377309917Morrisville Community Library - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseDisplayMOR
ils:7258376529230Leesville Community - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfLEE
ils:7258376529234East Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfERL
ils:7258376529248Athens Drive Community - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfADR
ils:7258376529235Village Regional Library - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:7258376529250Village Regional Library - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:7258376890068Wake Forest Community - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfWAK
ils:7258376529218Remote Storage - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7258376529229Holly Springs Community - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfHSP
ils:7258376529240Remote Storage - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7258376529223Remote Storage - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7258376529220Eva H. Perry Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:7258376890125Leesville Community - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfLEE
ils:7258376529224Eva H. Perry Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfEVA
ils:7258376529243Remote Storage - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7258376529231Richard B Harrison - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfRBH
ils:7258376529236Middlecreek Community - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfMID
ils:7258376529252Duraleigh Road - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfDUR
ils:7258376529241Remote Storage - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7258376529254Southeast Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseNo Longer Avail.SER
ils:7258376529221Remote Storage - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfLAB
ils:7258376529232Green Road Community - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfGRE
ils:7258376529255Northeast Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfNER
ils:7258376529217West Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfWRL
ils:7258376529227Southeast Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfSER
ils:7258376529228Cary Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfCRY
ils:7258377112846Fuquay-Varina Community - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseChecked outFUQ
ils:7258376529222Duraleigh Road - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseRemote StorageDUR
ils:7258376529251Cary Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfCRY
ils:7258376529245Village Regional Library - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseChecked outVIL
ils:7258376529249Village Regional Library - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseOn ShelfVIL
ils:7258376529246Southeast Regional - BiographyB MCGAHA1falsefalseNo Longer Avail.SER
last_indexed2021-10-18T09:40:06.678Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formNon Fiction
literary_form_fullNon Fiction
local_callnumber_catalogB MCGAHA
owning_library_catalogWake County Public Libraries
owning_location_catalogAthens Drive Community
Cary Regional
Duraleigh Road Community
East Regional
Eva H. Perry Regional
Fuquay-Varina Community
Green Road Community
Holly Springs Community
Leesville Community
Middle Creek Community
Morrisville Community
Northeast Regional
Richard B. Harrison Community
Southeast Regional
Village Regional
Wake Forest Community
West Regional
primary_isbn9781492655381
publishDate2018
publisherSourcebooks
Sourcebooks,
Tantor Media, Inc.
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical DescriptionAbridged
overdrive:a6aa90d7-ab2b-463d-8416-6b39a97f9800eAudiobookAudio BooksEnglishTantor Media, Inc.2018
overdrive:d3fbaf95-5f4f-42b2-b6a0-a1243a6b7ac4eBookeBookEnglishSourcebooks2018
ils:725837BookBooksEnglishSourcebooks, [2018]356 pages ; 21 cm
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:a6aa90d7-ab2b-463d-8416-6b39a97f9800-1Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse
overdrive:d3fbaf95-5f4f-42b2-b6a0-a1243a6b7ac4-1Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse
ils:7258376529253On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258377309917On ShelfDisplayfalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529230On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529234On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529248On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529235On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529250On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376890068On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529218On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529229On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529240On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529223On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529220On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376890125On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529224On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529243On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529231On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529236On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529252On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529241On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529254Currently UnavailableNo Longer Avail.falsefalsefalsefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529221On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529232On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529255On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529217On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529227On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529228On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258377112846Checked outChecked outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529222Currently UnavailableRemote Storagefalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529251On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529245Checked outChecked outfalsefalsetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529249On ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue
ils:7258376529246Currently UnavailableNo Longer Avail.falsefalsefalsefalsefalsetrue
subject_facetAutobiography
Farmers -- Appalachian Region -- Biography
McGaha, Jennifer
title_displayFlat broke with two goats : a memoir
title_fullFlat Broke with Two Goats A Memoir
Flat broke with two goats : a memoir / Jennifer McGaha
title_shortFlat broke with two goats
title_suba memoir
topic_facetAutobiography
Biography & Autobiography
Farmers
McGaha, Jennifer
Nonfiction
Technology