Cementville

Cementville

A Novel

eBook - 2014
Average Rating:
Rate this:
1
Favorite sons in small-town Kentucky join the National Guard in order to avoid being sent to combat in Vietnam. They are sent anyway, and are part of the casualties who are delivered back to their hometown along with POW Lieutenant Harlan O'Brien. But the overwhelming grief, even as one hero is being celebrated, cripples the town's faith and gives more impact to the way war divides and alienates a society.
Publisher: Berkeley, CA :, Counterpoint Press,, [2014]
ISBN: 9781619022720
1619022729
Characteristics: 1 online resource (275 pages)
Summary: Favorite sons in small-town Kentucky join the National Guard in order to avoid being sent to combat in Vietnam. They are sent anyway, and are part of the casualties who are delivered back to their hometown along with POW Lieutenant Harlan O'Brien. But the overwhelming grief, even as one hero is being celebrated, cripples the town's faith and gives more impact to the way war divides and alienates a society.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

beebee40 Jul 09, 2014

Her first novel is an admirable effort.
However, the story-line meanders too much.

Four stars for a first novel; three were she an established author.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at CML

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top