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The Architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks

Harington, Donald (Book - 2008 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks
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"Jacob and Noah Ingledew trudge 600 miles from their native Tennessee to found Stay More, a small town nestled in a narrow valley that winds among the Arkansas Ozarks and into the reader's imagination. The Ingledew saga - which follows six generations of 'Stay Morons' through 140 years of abundant living and prodigal loving - is the heart of Harrington's novel. Praised as one of the year's ten best novels by the American Library Association when first published, this tale continues to captivate readers with its fusion of lyricism and comedy."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Authors: Harington, Donald
Title: The architecture of the Arkansas Ozarks
Publisher: New Milford, CT : The Toby Press, 2008
Edition: 2nd pbk. ed
Characteristics: 425 p. :,ill. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Donald Harington
ISBN: 1592640737
9781592640737
Branch Call Number: FICTION HARINGTON 2008
Subject Headings: Ozark Mountains Fiction Brothers Fiction Arkansas Fiction
Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Humorous fiction
Topical Term: Brothers
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Comment by: multcolib_darceem Jun 06, 2014

Harington is a masterful storyteller beyond compare and this book is the perfect entryway into his mythical hamlet of Stay More.

The history of the mythical town of Staymore from it's founding up through the 1970s, including countless lessons of local history, folklore, linguistics and hilarity.

The evolution and eventual decadence of a small hamlet in the Ozarks is mirrored in the family history of the Ingledews.

Jacob and Noah Ingledew trudge 600 miles from their native Tennessee to found Stay More, a small town nestled in a narrow valley that winds among the Arkansas Ozarks and into the reader's imagination. The Ingledew saga - which follows six generations of 'Stay Morons' through 140 years of abundant... Read More »


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Jun 06, 2014
  • multcolib_darceem rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Harington is a masterful storyteller beyond compare and this book is the perfect entryway into his mythical hamlet of Stay More.

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