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Foster, Sharon Ewell

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Works: 18 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 7,198 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3556.O7724, 813.6
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Publications about Sharon Ewell Foster
Publications by Sharon Ewell Foster
Most widely held works by Sharon Ewell Foster
Passing by Samaria by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,538 libraries worldwide
"The date is 1919, a time of unrest and drastic change. For Alena, though, life in Mississippi is perfect, and she prays she will never leave her home. That prayer is shattered when she makes a horrible discovery that leads her to challenge all she believes. From a quiet country setting Alena is catapulted to Chicago."--Jacket
Ain't no river by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,197 libraries worldwide
"Garvin Daniels is a sassy, bright, self-absorbed D.C. lawyer with her eyes on a partnership. There's just one problem--Meemaw, her seventy-something grandmother! ... When Garvin discovers her grandmother's radical emancipation--and the man who's leading the charge--she hits the road for her North Carolina home, determined to help Meemaw get it together before she goes too far."--Page 4 of cover
Abraham's well : a novel by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
Armentia, an aged black Cherokee woman, remembers her youth, her family, and their struggle to hold on to their dreams
Riding through shadows by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
Follows Shirly Ferris as she grows up in the tumultuous 1960s, witnessing her mother's instability and the death of her father in Vietnam, through the 1980s, when Shirley raises her own children as a single mother
Passing into light by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
"Shirley Ferris Mills has given up on moonlight and roses--survival is the name of the game now. Widowed and weary, there is no place too far, she thinks, to escape her sorrowful past."--Page 4 of cover
Ain't no mountain by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
A retired woman decides she has two missions in life: one, to see the mountains, and two, to bring together two flawed and lonely people who have gone through life ignorant of their problems because of the misguided kindness of those around them
Ain't no valley by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
"Against the backdrop of San Francisco, Anthony, a banking executive, and Naomi, a dentist, are two people who have trusted their jobs and status to make them whole--until they are suddenly without either. Filled with signature humor, this story takes them on an unexpected search for a new life"--Provided by publisher
The resurrection of Nat Turner by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of the abolitionist's life and accomplishments reveals the mystery of his life, death, and confession through the eyes and minds of slaves, masters, friends, and foes--Novelist
The resurrection of Nat Turner, part 2 : the testimony by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Continues the fictionalized account of the life of the leader of the 1831 Virginia slave revolt, examining the mystery of his life, death, and actions in the minds of the slaves, masters, friends, and foes who lived through the events
The resurrection of Nat Turner. a novel by Sharon Ewell Foster( file )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Sparked by an indigo sun, Nat Turner stormed into history with a sword in one hand and a Bible in the other. Thirty years before the advent of the Civil War, in the predawn hours of August 22, 1831, commanding a small army of slaves, Nat Turner lead a bloody fight for freedom that shined a national spotlight on slavery and left more than fifty whites dead
The resurrection of Nat Turner. a novel by Sharon Ewell Foster( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
In the predawn hours of August 22, 1831, Nat Turner stormed into history with a Bible in one hand and a sword in the other. His rebellion shined a national spotlight on slavery and the state of Virginia while dividing a nation's trust. Turner himself became a lightning rod for abolitionists, like Harriet Beecher Stowe, and a terror for slave owners. Here his story is revealed through the eyes of slaves and masters, friends and foes
Passing by Samaria by Sharon Ewell Foster( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
The witnesses by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The resurrection of nat turner, part 1: the witnesses by Sharon Ewell Foster( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The truth has been buried more than one hundred years . . . Leading a small army of slaves, Nat Turner was a man born with a mission: to set the captives free. When words failed, he ignited an uprising that left over fifty whites dead. In the predawn hours of August 22, 1831, Nat Turner stormed into history with a Bible in one hand, brandishing a sword in the other. His rebellion shined a national spotlight on slavery and the state of Virginia and divided a nation's trust. Turner himself became a lightning rod for abolitionists like Harriet Beecher Stowe and a terror and secret shame for slave owners. In The Resurrection of Nat Turner, Part 1: The Witnesses, Nat Turner's story is revealed through the eyes and minds of slaves and masters, friends and foes. In their words is the truth of the mystery and conspiracy of Nat Turner's life, death, and confession. The Resurrection of Nat Turner spans more than sixty years, sweeping from the majestic highlands of Ethiopia to the towns of Cross Keys and Jerusalem in Southampton County. Using extensive research, Sharon Ewell Foster breaks hallowed ground in this epic novel, revealing long-buried secrets about this tragic hero
The resurrection of Nat Turner. the witnesses by Sharon Ewell Foster( file )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The truth has been buried more than one hundred years . . . Leading a small army of slaves, Nat Turner was a man born with a mission: to set the captives free. When words failed, he ignited an uprising that left over fifty whites dead. In the predawn hours of August 22, 1831, Nat Turner stormed into history with a Bible in one hand, brandishing a sword in the other. His rebellion shined a national spotlight on slavery and the state of Virginia and divided a nation's trust. Turner himself became a lightning rod for abolitionists like Harriet Beecher Stowe and a terror and secret shame for slave owners. In The Resurrection of Nat Turner, Part 1: The Witnesses, Nat Turner's story is revealed through the eyes and minds of slaves and masters, friends and foes. In their words is the truth of the mystery and conspiracy of Nat Turner's life, death, and confession. The Resurrection of Nat Turner spans more than sixty years, sweeping from the majestic highlands of Ethiopia to the towns of Cross Keys and Jerusalem in Southampton County. Using extensive research, Sharon Ewell Foster breaks hallowed ground in this epic novel, revealing long-buried secrets about this tragic hero
The resurrection of Nat Turner. the testimony by Sharon Ewell Foster( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The sequel to The Resurrection of Nat Turner, Part I: The Witnesses shows the story of Nat Turner through his own eyes, from growing up a slave through his violent uprising and death. In the predawn hours of August 22, 1831, slave Nat Turner stormed into history with a Bible in one hand and a sword in the other. Leading a small army of fellow slaves in an uprising that left more than fifty whites dead, Turner became a tragic hero and a lightning rod for abolitionists. His rebellion put Virginia in the national spotlight and tore a nation's trust. In Part I: The Witnesses, Harriet Beecher Stowe encounters a mysterious runaway slave who recounts stories of people who knew Nat Turner, both friends and enemies. In their words are the truth of the mystery and conspiracy of Turner's life, death, and confession. Part 2: The Testimony, relates the whole story'from Turner's early slave years with his Ethiopian-born mother through the uprising, his trial, and hanging'from Nat's perspective. It's a story full of greed and betrayal, faith and courage, villains and heroes
Passing into Light-Book 2 by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Riding Through Shadows- Book 1 by Sharon Ewell Foster( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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