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The Beans of Egypt, Maine

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"The Beans of Egypt, Maine introduced the world to the notorious, unforgettable Bean clan of small town Egypt, Maine -- from wild man Reuben, an alcoholic who can't seem to keep himself out of jail; to his cousins, the perpetually pregnant Roberta, and Beal, a man gentle by temperament but violent in defeat who marries his pious neighbor, Earlene Pomerleau before poverty kills him. As the Beans struggled with their inner demons to survive against hardship and societal ignorance, Chute emerged as a writer of immense humanity and unparalleled insight into a world most of us knew little of -- if we'd recognized it at all"--P. [4] of cover.
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9780802143594
9781555848163
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Grouping Title beans of egypt maine
Grouping Author chute carolyn
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-01 04:17:35AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-19 04:28:42AM

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