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Becoming Bonnie [large print] / Jenni L. Walsh.

Walsh, Jenni L., author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 8 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library LP WALSH (Text) 39493108218647 Adult Large Print New Fiction Available -
Cooleemee L F WALSH (Text) 39872001873592 Adult Large Print Fiction Available -
Macon County Public Library LP WALSH (Text) 39493108178437 Adult Large Print New Fiction Available -
Marianna Black Library LP WALSH (Text) 39493108164940 Adult Large Print Fiction Available -
Mocksville L F WALSH (Text) 39872001873634 Adult Large Print New Fiction Available -
Richard H. Thornton Main Library LPB FIC WALSH (Text) 42756202087810 Adult Large Print New Fiction Checked out 11/05/2017
Robersonville Public Library LP FIC (Text) 38344300220793 14 Day Large Print Fiction Checked out 10/30/2017
Swannanoa Library LP WAL (Text) 0020511619056 Adult Large Print Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432842451
  • ISBN: 1432842455
  • Physical Description: 519 pages [large print] : 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2017.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Becoming Bonnie is the untold story of how wholesome Bonnelyn Parker became half of the infamous Bonnie and Clyde duo The summer of 1927 might be the height of the Roaring Twenties, but Bonnelyn Parker is more likely to belt out a church hymn than sling drinks at an illicit juice joint. She's a sharp girl with plans to overcome her family's poverty, provide for herself, and maybe someday marry her boyfriend, Roy Thornton. But when Roy springs a proposal on her, and financial woes jeopardize her ambitions, Bonnelyn finds salvation in an unlikely place: Dallas's newest speakeasy, Doc's. Living the life of a moll at night, Bonnie remains a wholesome girl by day, engaged to Roy, attending school, and working toward a steady future. When Roy discovers her secret life, he embraces it--perhaps too much, especially when it comes to booze and gambling--she tries to make the pieces fit. Maybe she can have it all: the American Dream, the husband, and the intoxicating allure of jazz music. But her life--like her country--is headed for a crash. Bonnie Parker is about to meet Clyde Barrow.
Subject: Parker, Bonnie, 1910-1934 > Fiction.
Parker, Bonnie, 1910-1934.
Women outlaws > Fiction.
Criminals > Fiction.
Large type books.
FICTION / Historical.
Criminals.
Large type books.
Women outlaws.
Genre: Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Fiction.

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