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Kay, Terry

Overview
Works: 82 works in 263 publications in 2 languages and 14,124 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Fishing stories  Drama  Short stories  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations 
Classifications: PS3561.A885, 813.54
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Publications about Terry Kay
Publications by Terry Kay
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Most widely held works by Terry Kay
Shadow song by Terry Kay( Book )
24 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 2,023 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1955, Bobo Murphy gets a job as a waiter in the Catskills and meets Amy Lourie, the most beautiful girl in the world. Unfortunately, there is no way of bridging the gulf between a wealthy Jewish girl and a rural farm boy. Thirty-eight years later Bobo runs into Amy again and this time love conquers all. By the author of To Dance with the White Dog
To dance with the white dog : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
30 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,929 libraries worldwide
Sam Peek's beloved wife has died and the mysterious white dog stays with him until just before his own death
The runaway by Terry Kay( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
In a 1940s Georgia town, Sheriff Frank Rucker investigates a series of racist murders, a probe that generates considerable hostility from white citizens
Taking Lottie home : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,411 libraries worldwide
Foster Lanier and Ben Phelps are released from a professional baseball team in 1904, and on the train they meet a runaway girl named Lottie Parker whom Foster marries and Ben escorts home
The valley of light : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,217 libraries worldwide
Haunted by memories of the Second World War, veteran Noah Locke impresses the locals of his new North Carolina lake community home with his near-mystical fishing capabilities and is drawn into the lives of his neighbors
The year the lights came on by Terry Kay( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
An evocative tale of Colin Wynn, an eleven-year-old boy growing up in rural northeast Georgia. The year is 1947, and in Colin's hometown of Emery, Route 17 divides the community into the haves and have-nots--those with and without electricity. But then the Rural Electrification Administration brings electricity to the homes of the less privileged and Colin boasts that the wires will "knit us into the fabric of the huge glittering costume, Earth." With characters ranging from Reverend Bartholomew R. Bytheway, a reformed fertilizer salesman who operates the Speaking-In-Tongues Traveling Tent Tabernacle, to Freeman, a Georgian Huck Finn who knows the swamp as well as the other boys know their backyards, Terry Kay draws a marvelously nuanced portrait of the rural South poised on the brink of change
The kidnapping of Aaron Greene : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
Why would anyone kidnap a nobody like Aaron Greene? And who's going to pay to get him back? Terry Kay tackles significant moral dilemmas in his gripping new novel, which combines graceful, sensitive writing with an intelligent excursion into the state of our social consciousness
After Eli by Terry Kay( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 725 libraries worldwide
In 1939, a sweet-talking, blackhearted Irishman works an isolated Georgia town into a ferment with his visions and wild schemes in quest of a legendary cache of money
Dark thirty : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
The greats of Cuttercane the southern stories by Terry Kay( file )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
To whom the angel spoke : a story of the Christmas by Terry Kay( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
When three shepherds are united by a voice that heralds them to witness the Christ child, each interprets the event in his own special way
The book of Marie : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
This is the story of a generation - whites and blacks - who ignited he war of change. Yet it is also as much about the power of place - the finding of home - as it is about the history of events
Shadow song by Terry Kay( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1955, Bobo Murphy gets a job as a waiter in the Catskills and meets Amy Lourie, the most beautiful girl in the world. Unfortunately, there is no way of bridging the gulf between a wealthy Jewish girl and a rural farm boy. Thirty-eight years later Bobo runs into Amy again and this time love conquers all. By the author of To Dance with the White Dog
Bogmeadow's wish by Terry Kay( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
When Cooper Coghlan arrives in Ireland with his grandfather's remains he has one instruction: let my ashes blow in the wind. You'll know the place when you come to it. I'll be there, telling you. Mesmerized by his romantic vision of Ireland, Cooper begins his search with the unknowing help of friends and an Irish stranger named Kathleen
Nova audiobooks presents The runaway by Terry Kay( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Two best friends, one white and one black, discover the skeletal remains of Son Jesus' long-missing father. The search for truth divides the people, forcing a surprising conclusion-- or the beginning of justice
Taking Lottie home a novel by Terry Kay( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Lottie never completely loses her innocent dreams evn though she winds up going through very tough times, including working as a prostitute
The kidnapping of Aaron Greene by Terry Kay( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Aaron Greene -- a shy, 18-year-old mail clerk for a powerful Atlanta bank -- disappears on his way to work. It is unclear why anyone would want to kidnap Aaron. A note appears demanding 10 million dollars, but the money must come from the bank
The runaway by Dean Cain( visu )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Luke Winter and Joshua Monroe grow up as best friends in a rural Georgia town in the 1940's. On one of their youthful adventures they uncover a human bone. Their discovery leads the town's new sheriff to reopen an investigation of the unsolved murders of three black men. As he doggedly pursues the case, however, he learns that most of the townspeople would prefer the truth stay hidden
Special Kay : the wisdom of Terry Kay by Terry Kay( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The valley of light by Terry Kay( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
A stranger comes to town ... Noah Locke, a gifted fisherman, has wandered up from Georgia, doing odd jobs and fishing. Noah had been with the Forty-second Infantry when they liberated Dachau and images of what he saw there still haunt his dreams. The friendly residents of Bowerstown, N.C. take an interest in the mysterious young man and encourage him to stay at least until the annual fishing contest. Littleberry Davis, the six-time champion has become too arrogant and the townsfolk would like to see him taken sown a peg. Noah agrees to stay and is given a room by a young widow whose soldier husband killed himself shortly after returning home from the war. Over the course of the next week, Noah will be let into the secret lives of the town's residents and join with them as they mourn a tragedy. The novel ends with a miracle that surprises everyone except Noah ... and will be the sign he needed to find his way home at last
 
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ケイ, テリー
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English (163)
Chinese (1)
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