The Big Rock Candy Mountain (Contemporary American Fiction)

4.11 avg rating
( 4,984 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780140139396: The Big Rock Candy Mountain (Contemporary American Fiction)

Bo Mason, his wife, Elsa, and their two boys live a transient life of poverty and despair. Drifting from town to town and from state to state, the violent, ruthless Bo seeks out his fortune—in the hotel business, in new farmland, and, eventually, in illegal rum-running through the treacherous back roads of the American Northwest.

Stegner portrays more than thirty years in the life of the Mason family in this masterful, harrwoing saga of people trying to survive during the lean years of the early twentieth century.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

WALLACE STEGNER (1903-1993) was the author of many books of fiction and non-fiction, including the National Book Award-winning The Spectator Bird (1976) and Crossing to Safety. Angle of Repose won the Pulitzer Prize in 1971.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 2
Seller
GIANTBOOKSALE
(HAUPPAUGE, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140139397 SHIPS WITHIN 24 HOURS!! (SAME BUSINESS DAY) GREAT BOOK!!. Bookseller Inventory # Z0140139397ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 1.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.49
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Paseo Books
(Mesa, AZ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140139397. Bookseller Inventory # PASEO915-2061

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 1.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Mesilla Internet
(Mesilla, NM, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140139397 New. Ships out the next day. Bookseller Inventory # Z0140139397ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 1.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Paseo Books
(Mesa, AZ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140139397 New. Bookseller Inventory # Z0140139397ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 1.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Group USA (1995)
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Commerce, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Group USA, 1995. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # VP-9780140139396

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Random House
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Random House. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0140139397

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140139397 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2122113099

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Publishing Group, United States (1995)
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Publishing Group, United States, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 196 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Bo Mason, his wife, Elsa, and their two boys live a transient life of poverty and despair. Drifting from town to town and from state to state, the violent, ruthless Bo seeks out his fortunein the hotel business, in new farmland, and, eventually, in illegal rum-running through the treacherous back roads of the American Northwest.Stegner portrays more than thirty years in the life of the Mason family in this masterful, harrwoing saga of people trying to survive during the lean years of the early twentieth century. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780140139396

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Publishing Group, United States (1995)
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Publishing Group, United States, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 196 x 130 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Bo Mason, his wife, Elsa, and their two boys live a transient life of poverty and despair. Drifting from town to town and from state to state, the violent, ruthless Bo seeks out his fortunein the hotel business, in new farmland, and, eventually, in illegal rum-running through the treacherous back roads of the American Northwest.Stegner portrays more than thirty years in the life of the Mason family in this masterful, harrwoing saga of people trying to survive during the lean years of the early twentieth century. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780140139396

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Stegner, Wallace
Published by Penguin Books (1991)
ISBN 10: 0140139397 ISBN 13: 9780140139396
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140139397

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book