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by Kaye Gibbons


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781616203023
Publisher:
Oprah's Book Club Series
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
294,746
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Overview

 

Winner of the American Academy of Arts and Letters' Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation's Citation for Fiction. An eleven-year-old heroine tells her unforgettable story with honesty, perceptivity, humor, and unselfconscious heroism. "The honesty of thought and eye and feeling and word!"—Eudora Welty; "A lovely, breathtaking, sometimes heart-wrenching first novel."—Walker Percy. A LITERARY GUILD SELECTION.

 

Editorial Reviews

Alice Hoffman
If one should never trust the person who has had a happy childhood, then Ellen Foster, the 11-year-old heroine of Kaye Gibbon