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Barnes, Kim 1958-

Overview
Works: 62 works in 143 publications in 3 languages and 7,610 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  History  Humorous fiction  Fantasy films  Drama  Juvenile works  Children's songs  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Producer, Editor, Other
Classifications: PS3552.A6815, 813.54
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In the kingdom of men : a novel by Kim Barnes( Book )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young woman from the American South finds herself in the strange world of the Middle East after she marries an oil driller"--Provided by publisher
A country called home by Kim Barnes( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by youthful idealism, Thomas Deracotte and his pregnant wife, Helen, leave upper-crust Connecticut for a utopian adventure in the Idaho wilderness, purchasing a dilapidated local farm and optimistically setting up housekeeping with the help of a local boy
Finding Caruso by Kim Barnes( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven years separate Buddy Hope from his big brother Lee, but hte boys have always been close, comforting and protecting each other as their father, defeated by poor land and hostile weather, sinks deeper into alcohol and rage. When a whiskey-driven accident takes not only his life but the life of the mother who tried so hard to shield her sons, the boys sell off what little remains of their father's tenant farm and leave Oklahoma
Finding Caruso by Kim Barnes( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddy and his older brother Lee sell what is left of their Oklahoma farm after their parents die, and travel to Idaho where Lee gets a job singing in a bar. 17-year-old Buddy meets a woman almost twice his age and she changes his relationship with his brother, sending Buddy's life moving in directions beyond his control
Circle of women : an anthology of contemporary western women writers( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of short stories examining Western myths and traditions through the eyes of women. They usual settings: ranches, saloons, rodeos and the open range
Kiss tomorrow hello : notes from the midlife underground by twenty-five women over forty( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiss Tomorrow Hello brings together the experiences and reflections of women as they embark on a new stage of life. Many women in their forties, fifties, and sixties discover that they are racing uphill, trying desperately to keep their romantic and social lives afloat just as those things they believe constant start to shift: The body begins its inevitable decline, sometimes gracefully, sometimes less so. The twenty-five stellar writers gathered here explore a wide range of concerns, including keeping love (and sex) alive, discovering family secrets, negotiating the demands of illness and infertility, letting children go, making peace with parents, and contemplating plastic surgery. The tales are true, the confessions candid, and the humor infectious?just what you?d expect from the women whose works represent the best writings of their generation
In the kingdom of men : a novel by Kim Barnes( Recording )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gin Mitchell knows a better life awaits her when she marries Mason McPhee. But nothing can prepare her for the world she and Mason step into when he takes a job with the Arabian American Oil company in Saudi Arabia. When a young Bedouin woman is found dead on the shores of the Persian Gulf, Gin's world closes in around her, and the one person she trusts is nowhere to be found
Kiss tomorrow hello : notes from the midlife underground by twenty-five women over forty by Kim Barnes( )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book brings together the experiences and reflections of twenty-five women over forty as they embark on a new stage of life. The writers explore a wide range of concerns, from keeping love and sex alive, to letting children go, to contemplating plastic surgery. The tales are true, the confessions candid, the humor infectious
You are my sunshine by B. A Hoena( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A playful twist on a classic song, this Tangled Tune tells the story of a girl who learns about the rising and setting of the sun
Minotaur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an Iron Age village, eight youths must be sacrificed every five years to a bloodthirsty monster, the Minotaur, who is seen as a god. The offerings are lowered into the Minotaur's vast labyrinth beneath the palace to face the beast ... and their death. When his love is lost to the sacrifice, Theo believes she is still alive, and sets off to the palace intent on killing the evil bull-god
Cowtime! by Kim Barnes( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At night, when the farmers go to bed, the animals all get together for a wild night of dancing. It's cowtime!
StoryLines Northwest( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson ; originally broadcast Dec. 14, 1997 by KUFM (Montana Public Radio)
Tomcat in love by Tim O'Brien( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even as he plots revenge on his wife for abandoning him for another man Thomas Chippering, a professor of linguistics cannot free himself of his obsession with women. He makes a pass at a student who blackmails him into giving her good marks. A look at a womanizer
Ödemarker : att växa upp i okänt land by Kim Barnes( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming Of Age In Unknown Country by Kim Barnes( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women writing in the west( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kim Barnes and Janet Campbell Hale talk about the experiences of women living in the rural west, and how women's memoirs have influenced our view of the west
Shift work : a novel in progress by Kelly Blikre( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the wilderness : coming of age in unknown country by Kim Barnes( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It was then the family turned fervently toward Pentecostalism. It was then things changed
Shadow and light by Alexandra Schoen( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hungry for the world : a memoir by Kim Barnes( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a continuation of Kim Barnes first memoir, In the Wilderness. It begins in 1976 after her graduation from high school in Lewiston, Idaho. She gathers her belongings after a fight with her father and moves out to be on her own
 
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A country called home
Alternative Names
Barnes, Kim

Kim Barnes Amerikaans romanschrijfster

کیم بارنز

Languages
English (103)

Spanish (1)

Swedish (1)

Covers
Finding CarusoFinding CarusoCircle of women : an anthology of contemporary western women writersKiss tomorrow hello : notes from the midlife underground by twenty-five women over fortyKiss tomorrow hello : notes from the midlife underground by twenty-five women over fortyComing Of Age In Unknown CountryHungry for the world : a memoir