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Haynes, Melinda

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Works: 25 works in 114 publications in 8 languages and 8,005 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Juvenile works 
Classifications: PS3558.A862, 813.54
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Publications about Melinda Haynes
Publications by Melinda Haynes
Most widely held works by Melinda Haynes
Mother of pearl : a novel by Melinda Haynes( Book )
32 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 3,852 libraries worldwide
A novel on a town in 1950s Mississippi and the characters who populate it. They include a witch who communicates with the moon, an orphaned girl who writes poetry, and the men in their lives
Chalktown : a novel by Melinda Haynes( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
"In sparsely populated George County, Mississippi, along a quiet dirt road lined by sharecropper houses, lies Chalktown, a small village of folks who communicate mostly through the chalkboards set up in the front yards of their houses. Down the road lives the Sheehand family: sixteen-year-old Hezekiah, his older sister, Arena, his mentally disabled younger brother, Yellababy, and their disaffected and often cruel mother, Susan Blair, whose husband has abandoned both the house and the family
Benji off the leash! by Joe Camp( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
Benji finds himself lost and alone on the streets of a small southern town. He struggles to save his mom from a backyard puppy mill, while trying to avoid a pair of bungling dogcatchers and a goofy stray mutt who manages to demolish everything he touches
Willem's field : a novel by Melinda Haynes( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Willem Fremont has spent his adult life with panic disorder. Determined to break the pattern, he returns to his childhood home in Purvis, Mississippi where he beleives the solution lies
Mother of Pearl by Melinda Haynes( Sound Recording )
14 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Twenty-eight-year-old Even Grade is a black man who was orphaned as a child; 15-year-old Valuable Korner is a white girl who might as well have been. In Petal, Mississippi, circa 1956,it soon becomes apparent that a friendship across race lines is just one of many miracles waiting to happen
Chalktown by Melinda Haynes( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Set in the backwoods South of the 1960s, this the story of a mysterious town and its inhabitants, each with their own affictions and joys, and each with their own secrets
Chalktown by Melinda Haynes( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Abandoned by his sharecropper father, a teenage boy living in George County, Mississippi struggles to help his family, including his mentally disabled brother, in a town where the people communicate on chalkboards set up in their yards
Terug naar Mississippi by Melinda Haynes( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Een oude man keert in 1974 terug naar zijn geboorteplaats op het platteland van Mississippi en wordt geconfronteerd met zijn verleden en een vreemde familie op zijn vaders land
Moeder van Pearl by Melinda Haynes( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 42 libraries worldwide
De levens van enkele zwarte en blanke bewoners van een stadje in het zuiden van de Verenigde Staten raken in 1950 door een reeks gebeurtenissen met elkaar verweven
Krijtstad by Melinda Haynes( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 33 libraries worldwide
De bewoners van een plaatsje in het diepe zuiden van de Verenigde Staten gaan op een geheimzinnige manier om met een onopgeloste moord
Und hörte nicht ihr Weinen by Melinda Haynes( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
In der Kleinstadt am Mississippi ist Rassendiskriminierung noch Mitte der 50er-Jahre eine Selbstverständlichkeit, die man schulterzuckend hinnimmt. Valuable, die uneheliche Tochter einer stadtbekannten Hure, wird mit 15 schwanger und sucht Zuflucht im Schwarzenviertel
Perle le lune by Melinda Haynes( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in French and English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Missippi 1956. Petal est une petite ville du Sud profond où règnent le racisme et la discrimination sous toutes leurs formes. Pourtant, lorsque Valuable Korner, jeune Blanche de quinze ans déjà enceinte, est abandonnée par sa mère, prostituée locale, c'est dans le quartier noir de la ville qu'elle va trouver refuge. Là, elle se liera d'amitié avec Even Grade, un orphelin noir de vingt-huit ans, et sa compagne Joody Deux Soleils, une métisse pratiquant le vaudou, qui la prendront sous leur aile
Matka perły by Melinda Haynes( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Polish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Madreperla by Melinda Haynes( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Mother of pearl : a novel by Melinda Haynes( score )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Mother of Pearl a novel by Melinda Haynes( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Petal, Mississippi; 1956. Valuabe, a fourteen-year-old white who has basically raised herself, is pregnant. Even, twenty-seven, a black orphan, loves Joody Two Sun, a prophetess. As these and other outcast residents search for identity, commitment, and love, they begin to form a family that crosses over racial lines
Mareperla by Melinda Haynes( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Moeder van Pearl by Melinda Haynes( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 2 libraries worldwide
De levens van enkele zwarte en blanke bewoners van een stadje in het zuiden van de Verenigde Staten raken in 1950 door een reeks gebeurtenissen met elkaar verweven
Pearl'ün annesi by Melinda Haynes( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in Turkish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
De moeder van Pearl. - De levens van enkele zwarte en blanke bewoners van een stadje in het zuiden van de Verenigde Staten raken in 1950 door een reeks gebeurtenissen met elkaar verweven
Ghostly acts by Melinda Haynes( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Haynes, Melinda
היינס, מלינדה
Languages
English (86)
Dutch (5)
German (3)
French (3)
Polish (3)
Spanish (3)
Turkish (2)
Catalan (1)
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