Foxfire 8

Author: Eliot Wigginton
Publisher: Turtleback Books
ISBN: 0606032568
Release Date: 1984
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Provides a comprehensive look at Southern folk pottery

Foxfire 8

Author: Eliot Wigginton
Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN: UOM:39015005972891
Release Date: 1984
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Provides a comprehensive look at Southern folk pottery

The Foxfire Book

Author: Eliot Wigginton
Publisher:
ISBN: 0385073534
Release Date: 1972
Genre: Butter

Interviews and essays describe the way of life and crafts of pioneer America still surviving in the Appalachian region.

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Cookery

Author: Linda Garland Page
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807843954
Release Date: 1992-09-01
Genre: Cooking

Recipes for soups, salads, fish, poultry, pork, beef, sauces, vegetables, breads, and desserts are accompanied by descriptions of old-time cooking techniques

The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys Games

Author: Linda Garland Page
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 080784425X
Release Date: 1985
Genre: Games

Provides instructions for playing indoor and outdoor games and making dolls, homemade board games, and other toys

Foxfire 10

Author: George P. Reynolds
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: UVA:X002251437
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

An oral history of the Depression-era South presents the voices of Appalachian citizens and discusses folk arts, homespun crafts, Appalachian lore, boarding houses, railroad building, and the WPA. Simultaneous.

Foxfire

Author: Joyce Carol Oates
Publisher: Turtleback Books
ISBN: 0606299947
Release Date: 2004-02-01
Genre: Fiction

Five teenage girls from upstate New York in the 1950s form a blood sisterhood to protect one another against the world and its oppressors, until their leader's disastrous act of revenge puts all their lives in turmoil

Foxfire

Author: Anya Seton
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547941905
Release Date: 1950-09-01
Genre: Fiction

Anya Seton’s Foxfire makes the desert Southwest of the Great Depression come alive in all its rich strangeness and passion-filled glory. Amanda Lawrence, a charming, sheltered New York socialite, falls in love with Jonathan Dartland, a part-Apache mining engineer who belongs to the vastness of the Arizona desert. Amanda responds to his strength and self-reliance, but has nothing and nobody to guide her when she follows him to the grim town of Lodestone. “Not many authors succeed so well as Mrs. Seton in combining adventure and romance in a modern setting. Above all it is the driving and relentless pursuit of a treasure which keeps the people and the episodes at pitch throughout.” — Library Journal

Foxfire 9

Author: Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780307757371
Release Date: 2010-11-24
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

First published in 1972, The Foxfire Book was a surprise bestseller that brought Appalachia's philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers. Whether you wanted to hunt game, bake the old-fashioned way, or learn the art of successful moonshining, The Foxfire Museum and Heritage Center had a contact who could teach you how with clear, step-by-step instructions. The ninth volume of the series includes information about general stores, the Jud Nelson wagon, a praying rock, a Catawban Indian potter, "haint" tales, quilting, home cures, and more on the log cabin.

Foxfire 8

Author: Eliot Wigginton
Publisher:
ISBN: 0329565508
Release Date: 1984
Genre: Appalachian Region, Southern

"Southern folk pottery from pug mills, ash glazes, and groundhog kilns to face jugs, churns, and roosters; mule swapping and chicken fighting"--Jacket subtitle.

Foxfire

Author: Karen Kincy
Publisher: North Star Editions, Inc.
ISBN: 9780738731476
Release Date: 2012-10-08
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

My pulse races until my heartbeats become uncountable. I black out, my thoughts erased by a blissful agony, a euphoria of pain. I scream—and it’s the howl of a fox. Tavian Kimura has never forgotten his kitsune mother, a shape-shifting Japanese fox spirit who abandoned him as a baby. While visiting his adoptive grandparents in Japan, Tavian learns his mother is still alive and that a faceless ghost is haunting him at every turn. The ghost’s warning is clear: Leave now. It is almost too late. After a pack of vicious dog spirits attacks him, Tavian discovers that his paranormal fox powers are failing, killing him at an accelerating pace. Desperate to find a cure, he must track down his kitsune mother in Tokyo’s dangerous underworld. She is Tavian’s last chance to survive not only the fatal illness, but also the dog spirits who hunt him relentlessly. Praise for the Other Novels: “A standout blend of paranormal thriller and sweet teen romance.”—Booklist “Other has it all; love, shifters, pookas, and nail-biting action.”—Carrie Jones, New York Times bestselling author of Need and Captivate

Fox Fire Girl

Author: O Thiam Chin
Publisher: Epigram Books
ISBN: 9789811700996
Release Date: 2018-08-06
Genre: Fiction


Planting By the Signs Mountain Gardening

Author: Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780307948298
Release Date: 2011-09-06
Genre: House & Home

An Appalachian farmer’s almanac, “Planting by the Signs” is a valuable resource for the gardener looking for time-honored tips for clearing land and growing vegetables from the people who originally pioneered the art through hard work (and a little bit of luck). In the spirit of the Foxfire Americana Library, this entry also contains a collection of gardening-related folklore, including signs to tell that winter is coming and a guide to planting successfully according to the stars. Foxfire has brought the philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers, teaching creative self-sufficiency and preserving the stories, crafts, and customs of Appalachia. Inspiring and practical, this classic series has become an American institution. In July 2016, Vintage Shorts celebrates Foxfire's 50th Anniversary.

Foxfire

Author: Susan Cooper
Publisher: Samuel French, Inc.
ISBN: 0573618925
Release Date: 1983
Genre: Appalachian Region


Keeper of the Lost Cities

Author: Shannon Messenger
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442445932
Release Date: 2012-10-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

At age 12, Sophie learns that the remarkable abilities that have always made her different from others actually identify her as an elf, and after being brought to Eternalia to hone her skills, she discovers that she has secrets buried in her memory for which some would kill.