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The little way of Ruthie Leming : a Southern girl, a small town, and the secret of a good life / Rod Dreher.

Authors: Dreher, Rod.
Call number: B Dreher, Rod DRE
Publisher: New York, NY : Grand Central Pub., 2013.
Publication date: 2013.
Subject: Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
Brothers and sisters -- United States -- Biography.
Sisters -- Death -- Psychological aspects.
Country life -- Louisiana.
Dreher, Rod.
Leming, Lois Ruth, 1969-2011.
Saint Francisville (La.) -- Biography.
Louisiana -- Biography.
Title: The little way of Ruthie Leming : a Southern girl, a small town, and the secret of a good life / Rod Dreher.
Additional title: Ruthie Leming
Southern girl, a small town, and the secret of a good life
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 271 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill., col. map ; 24 cm.
Contents note: Country mouse, city mouse -- "Forever and a day" -- A family of her own -- Sweet babies -- The Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost -- The Peppers -- The bright sadness -- Standing in the spirit of God -- Expecting a miracle -- "I'm scared" -- "The choir invisible" -- Lean on me -- The narrow path -- One's destination is never a place.
Notes: Col. map on lining papers.
Summary note: After witnessing the way in which his hometown of St. Francisville, La., rallied around his ill sister, journalist Rod Dreher and his wife decided to leave Philadelphia and move back to St. Francisville, thereby accepting the limitations of small-town life for the privilege of being part of a community.
ISBN: 9781455521913 (hbk.) :
1455521914 (hbk.)
9781455521890 (trade pbk.)
1455521892 (trade pbk.)
LCCN: 2012033741
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1428816
Bib No.: 1428816

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