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Kay, Terry

Overview
Works: 82 works in 253 publications in 2 languages and 14,217 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Fishing stories  Drama  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Short stories  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations 
Classifications: PS3561.A885, 813.54
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Publications by Terry Kay
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Most widely held works by Terry Kay
Shadow song by Terry Kay( Book )
22 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 2,052 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 1,944 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 1,458 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 )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,429 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 )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,231 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 kidnapping of Aaron Greene : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,078 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
The year the lights came on by Terry Kay( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
Revolving around the electrification of rural northeast Georgia shortly after the end of World War II, the novel has become a classic coming-of-age story. Kay, now an acclaimed writer with an international following, has reread the novel with the eyes of a seasoned storyteller. Cutting here and adding there, Kay has enriched an already highly comical and poignant work
After Eli by Terry Kay( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 721 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 )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 451 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 384 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 greats of cuttercane : the southern stories by Terry Kay( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
The year the lights came on : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 353 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 book of Marie : a novel by Terry Kay( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 348 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
Bogmeadow's wish by Terry Kay( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 215 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 210 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 )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Lottie never completely loses her innocent dreams evn though she winds up going through very tough times, including working as a prostitute
Shadow song by Terry Kay( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
A farm boy gets a summer job as a waiter and falls in love with a wealthy Jewish girl, but at the end of the summer they part, until thirty-eight years later they unexpectedly meet again
The kidnapping of Aaron Greene by Terry Kay( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 129 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
Shadow song by Terry Kay( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Fifty-five-year-old Madison Lee "Bobo" Murphy returns to the breathtaking beauty of the Catskill Mountains to settle the estate of a long-time friend and confidant. When Amy Lourie reappears, older, married and still startlingly beautiful, Bobo once again hears the dreams of his youth- strange and beautiful music calling him from his marriage, his career and his home toward a love larger than himself
The runaway by Dean Cain( visu )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Two boys, born on the same day, grow up in rural Georgia in the 1940's. When they discover a human bone, the town's new sheriff reopens an investigation into the murders of three black men. A story of how friendship, determination, and conviction can generate racial change in one heart or an entire town
 
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ケイ, テリー
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English (150)
Chinese (1)
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