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  • Audiobook

    News of the World

    A Novel

    Narrated by Grover Gardner ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 42 min

    Soon to be a Major Motion PictureNational Book Award Finalist—FictionIn the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people in this exquisitely rendered, morally complex, multilayered novel of historical fiction from the author of Enemy Women that explores the boundaries of family, responsibility, honor, and trust.In ... Read more

    $20.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • News of the World

    A Novel

    Soon to be a Major Motion PictureNational Book Award Finalist—FictionIn the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people in this exquisitely rendered, morally complex, multilayered novel of historical fiction from the author of Enemy Women that explores the boundaries of family, responsibility, honor, and trust.In ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Glad News of the Natural World

    A Novel

    by T.R. Pearson ...
    Twenty years ago, a first novel appeared and instantly announced the arrival of a master storyteller. T. R. Pearson's A Short History of a Small Place was hailed as "an absolute stunner" (Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post) and its hero, young Louis Benfield, was dubbed "a youth not as wry as Holden Caulfield, but certainly as observant, and with a bigger, even sadder heart" (Fran Schumer, The ... Read more

    $15.99 USD

  • The News of the World: Stories

    by Ron Carlson ...
    These stories come at us from every direction. They are Ron Carlson's response to the eighties, the stories we will want by our sides as the decade ends.Whether it is a husband trying to bring his marriage back together or Bigfoot finally coming forward, Carlson's characters speak with radical honesty that is disarming. They are the men and women all around us who open the refrigerator at two in ... Read more

    $13.09 USD

  • News of the World

    by Philip Levine ...
    A superb new collection from “a great American poet . . . still at work on his almost-song of himself”(The New York Times Book Review).In both lively prose poems and more formal verse, Philip Levine brings us news from everywhere: from Detroit, where exhausted workers try to find a decent breakfast after the late shift, and Henry Ford, “supremely bored” in his mansion, clocks in at one of his ... Read more

    $8.99 USD

  • Summary, Analysis & Review of Paulette Jiles's News of the World by Instaread

    Summary, Analysis & Review of Paulette Jiles’s News of the World by InstareadPreview:News of the World by Paulette Jiles is the story of an unlikely friendship between an old man, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, and a 10-year-old girl, Johanna Leonberger, who was rescued from the Kiowa Indians. The novel is set in 1870 in Reconstruction-era Texas, a dangerous time and place known for frequent Indian ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • News of the World: by Paulette Jiles | Conversation Starters

    by dailyBooks ...
    News of the World: by Paulette Jiles | Conversation StartersA Brief Look Inside:EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPERthan the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive,and the characters and its world still live on.Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed tobring us beneath the surface of the pageand invite us into the world that lives on.... ... Read more

    $3.99 USD

  • Summary & Study Guide: News of the World

    by BookRags ...
    This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Summary, Analysis & Review of Paulette Jiles's News of the World by Instaread

    Summary, Analysis & Review of Paulette Jiles’s News of the World by InstareadPreview:News of the World by Paulette Jiles is the story of an unlikely friendship between an old man, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, and a 10-year-old girl, Johanna Leonberger, who was rescued from the Kiowa Indians. The novel is set in 1870 in Reconstruction-era Texas, a dangerous time and place known for frequent Indian ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Lesson Plan: News of the World

    by BookRags ...
    The News of the World lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, and more. The lessons and activities will help students gain an intimate understanding of the text; while the tests and ... Read more

    $19.99 USD

  • Guide to Paulette Jiles's News of the World by Instaread

    by Instaread ...
    PLEASE NOTE: This is a companion to Paulette Jiles's News of the World and NOT the original book.Preview:News of the World by Paulette Jiles is the story of an unlikely friendship between an old man, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, and a 10-year-old girl, Johanna Leonberger, who was rescued from the Kiowa Indians. The novel is set in 1870 in Reconstruction-era Texas, a dangerous time and place known ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Summary of News of the World

    by Paul Adams ...
    News of the World by Paulette Jiles | Conversation StartersA Brief Look Inside:EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPERthan the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive,and the characters and its world still live on.Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed tobring us beneath the surface of the pageand invite us into the world that lives on.<s... ... Read more

    $3.99 USD