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Ellen Foster
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Published:
Algonquin Books 1987
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Street Date:
01/12/1987
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English
ISBN:
9781565127296
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Lexile measure:
870
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kaye Gibbons. (1987). Ellen Foster. Algonquin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kaye Gibbons. 1987. Ellen Foster. Algonquin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kaye Gibbons, Ellen Foster. Algonquin Books, 1987.

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Kaye Gibbons. Ellen Foster. Algonquin Books, 1987. Web.

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        Kaye Gibbons was born in Nash County, North Carolina and attended Rocky Mount Senior High School, North Carolina State University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her first novel, Ellen Foster, was awarded the Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction of the American Academy and Institute of the Arts and Letters and a special citation from the Ernest Hemingway Foundation. She has been the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and was recently awarded the PEN/Revson Fellowship for A Cure for Dreams. She is writer-in-residence at the Library of North Carolina State University. She and her husband, Michael, and their three daughters Mary, Leslie and Louise, live in Raleigh.

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Winner of the American Academy of Arts and Letters' Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation's Citation for Fiction. An eleven-year-old heroine tells her unforgettable story with honesty, perceptivity, humor, and unselfconscious heroism. "The honesty of thought and eye and feeling and word!"--Eudora Welty; "A lovely, breathtaking, sometimes heart-wrenching first novel."--Walker Percy. A LITERARY GUILD SELECTION.

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