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Title Guests on Earth : a novel / Lee Smith.
Author Smith, Lee, 1944-
Note "A Shannon Ravenel Book."
BIBLIOG. Includes bibliographical references, pages [335]-337.
Summary It is 1936 when orphaned thirteen-year-old Evalina Toussaint is admitted to Highland Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina, a mental institution known for its innovative treatments for nervous disorders and addictions. Taken under the wing of the hospital s most notable patient, Zelda Fitzgerald, Evalina witnesses the cascading events leading up to the tragic fire of 1948 that killed nine women in a locked ward, Zelda among them.


Location Call # Status
 Koelbel Fiction  SMITH  ON SHELF
 May Fiction  SMITH  ON SHELF
 Smoky Hill Fiction  SMITH  ON SHELF
 Southglenn Fiction  SMITH  ON SHELF
 Southglenn Fiction  SMITH  ON SHELF
Publisher Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books Of Chapel Hill, 2013.
Edition First edition.
Description 337 pages : illustration ; 24 cm
DESCRIPT text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Subject Orphans -- Fiction.
Teenage girls -- Fiction.
Pianists -- Fiction.
Psychiatric hospitals -- Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9781616202538