Jiles, Paulette, 1943-

News of the world : a novel / Paulette Jiles. - First William Morrow paperback edition. - 212, 18 pages : maps ; 19 cm

Includes group discussion guides. Includes P.S.: insights, interviews & more ...

In the aftermath of the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, an elderly widower and itinerant news reader, is offered fifty dollars to bring an orphan girl, who was kidnapped and raised by Kiowa raiders, from Wichita Falls back to her family in San Antonio.

National Book Award finalist, 2016

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Voyages and travels--Fiction.
Widowers--Fiction.
Orphans--Fiction.
Kiowa Indians--Fiction.
Indian captivities--Fiction.
Voyages and travels--Fiction.


United States--History--Veterans--Civil War, 1861-1865--Fiction.
Texas--History--19th century--Fiction.
Texas--History--19th century--Fiction.


Historical fiction.
Fiction.
Historical fiction.
History.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.

PR9199.3.J54 / N49 2017

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