Stock Image

Moonlight and Mill Whistles

Terry Ward Tucker

4 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0984108769 / ISBN 13: 9780984108763
Published by The Fig & The Vine Publishing, LLC, 2010
Condition: Good Soft cover
From Books Express (Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 14, 2015 Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 91.04 Convert Currency
Shipping: Free Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0984108769

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Moonlight and Mill Whistles

Publisher: The Fig & The Vine Publishing, LLC

Publication Date: 2010

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

About this title

Synopsis:

This is the story of Tommy and Rhona, two adolescents in the early 1900's south who must prematurely put an end to their childhood to help support their families. Child labor is still legal despite a national move to outlaw and millions of children, some as young as seven or eight, labor in spirit numbing menial jobs the same long hours as adults. Not until 1913 do the first laws banning child labor go on the books. The boy in Tucker's story has stood before a loom in a cotton mill from the time he turned eleven. The girl is a beautiful gypsy princess who has told fortunes for money and food for as long as she can remember. Yet in spite of their hopeless circumstances, Tommy and Rhona manage to find sweet and funny moments to behave like the children they are. Theirs is the story of the resilience of youth and of young love blooming.

About the Author:

Terry Ward Tucker holds a Ph.D. in Reading Education from The University of South Carolina, is an Education Specialist in Administration, has a Master of Arts in Teaching degree from Winthrop University, and a Bachelor of Music Education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She describes herself as a recovering academic now paddling around in the sweet waters of literary art. Besides being a prolific writer of novels, she is much in demand as a speaker. Her writing style - fast-paced and filled with surprises - reflects her humor, interest in film, and, most of all, her love of story.

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

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Buy with confidence. Excellent customer service. 30 day return policy.

Books Express LLC
318 US Route 1, STE 2
Kittery ME 03904


Shipping Terms:

Standard and expedited shipping options include shipping and handling costs. Default shipping is by USPS Media Mail and frequently USPS Priority Mail or UPS Ground is used. Books should arrive within 10-14 business days for expedited shipping, and 20-30 business days for standard shipping. Standard shipping can on occasion take up to 30 days for delivery.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer Direct Debit (Personally Authorized Payment)