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The whispering house.
Hager, Jean.
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Publication Information:
Austin, Tex. : Steck-Vaughn Co., [1970]
Physical Description:
iv, 181 pages ; 22 cm
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When they go to live with their eccentric great-uncle, three orphans realize that their complete acceptance into the community depends on proving that their great-great-grandfather was not a traitor to the Union during the Civil War.

Author Notes

Jean Hager has written numerous novels, many under the pseudonyms Marlaine Kyle, Amanda McAllister, Sara North and Jeanne Stephens. Hager, who is one-eighth Cherokee and often explores Native American themes in her work. She received the Teepee Trophy award from the Oklahoma Writers Federation for best novel of 1977 for Terror in the Sunlight, and best novel of 1979 for Shadow of the Tamaracks. Her other books include A Suitable Marriage (1982), Seven Black Stones (1995), and Masked Dancers (1998).

Jean Hager was born in 1932 in Maywood, Illinois. She married Kenneth C. Hager in 1950, and graduated from Central State University in Edmond, Oklahoma in 1969.

(Bowker Author Biography)