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The early birds, Laurie Graham

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The early birds
Title
The early birds
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Graham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Early Birds follows Peggy, Kath, Gayle, Lois and Audrey through the turn of the twenty-first century. The women are now in their seventies and time is rendering its Accounts Payable: arthritis, cataracts, forgetfulness and departures. From the dawn of the new millennium - at which the anti-Christ unaccountably fails to appear, despite evangelist Gayle's predictions - Peggy soldiers on through new upheavals, including her ex-husband Vern's Alzheimer's diagnosis, and the death of one of her live-in friends. Then, on a clear blue day in September 2001, the US Air Force scrambles too late to save America from four hostile attacks, and for the first time Peggy wonders if being a USAF wife - the constant worry about your husband, the faraway postings in Alaska, Norfolk, Siberia, the lack of control over your own life - was worth it. 'You're getting very negative in your old age, Peggy Dewey,' says Lois. 'Sure it was worthwhile. Leastways we're not speaking Russky. And besides, we had some fun. Didn't we have some fun?'
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Literary form
fiction
Target audience
general
The early birds, Laurie Graham
Label
The early birds, Laurie Graham
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: The future homemakers of America
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
23 cm
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Extent
378 pages
Isbn
9781784297916
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
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Media type code
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