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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Benton Co PL - Fowler F MAY (Text) 34044000818938 Adult Fiction Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil MAYNARD (Text) 38160000347284 Second Floor, Fiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch FICTION MAYNARD (Text) 37516001974678 Adult Print--Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Bookmobile BF MAY (Text) 70621000554003 BKM-Paperbacks Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Maynard (Text) 31208911560300 fiction Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley FICTION MAYNARD JOYCE (Text) 30402004407989 FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780061843419
  • ISBN: 0061843415
  • Physical Description: 244 pages, 16 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st Harper Perennial ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2010.

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Originally published: New York : William Morrow, c2009.
Summary, etc.:
The dog days of August...All summer long, thirteen-year-old Henry kept hoping that something different would happen, but it never did. Then, just as the Labour Day weekend gets under way, in the Pricemart where Henry's mother, Adele, on one of her rare forays out of the house and into the wider world has taken him to buy trousers for school, a bleeding man approaches Henry and asks for help. Frank is a man with a secret, and a man on the run. Adele is a wounded soul whose dreams of family life and romantic dancing died years ago, even before her husband left her and their son Henry. Henry is a teenage loner, unaware that he is about to learn some of life's most important lessons. In the space of five days, both their lives are changed forever.
Subject: Teenage boys > New Hampshire > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.
Fugitives from justice > Fiction.
Betrayal > Fiction.
New Hampshire > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.

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