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Author Phillips, Jayne Anne, 1952-
Title Lark and Termite : a novel / Jayne Anne Phillips.
Published New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
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 Floor2 Best Sellers  PS3566.H479 L37 2009    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 254 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Summary Set during the 1950s in West Virginia and Korea, this is the story of two children--Lark, on the verge of adulthood, and her brother, Termite, a child unable to walk and talk but filled with radiance--who grow up with their mother and aunt while their soldier-father fights for his life during the chaotic early months of the Korean War.
Subject West Virginia -- Fiction.
Nineteen fifties -- Fiction.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Fiction.
Genre Domestic fiction.
ISBN 0375401954
OCLC number 229027336