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The smell of other people's houses [electronic resource]. Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock.

Hitchcock, Bonnie-Sue. (Author). Marie, Jorjeana. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780147523747 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (5 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library (Audio), 2016.

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General Note:
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Jorjeana Marie.
Summary, etc.:
In Alaska, 1970, being a teenager here isn't like being a teenager anywhere else. This deeply moving and authentic debut is for fans of Rainbow Rowell, Louise Erdrich, Sherman Alexie, and Benjamin Alire Saenz. Intertwining stories of love, tragedy, wild luck, and salvation on the edge of America's Last Frontier introduce a writer of rare talent. Ruth has a secret that she can't hide forever. Dora wonders if she can ever truly escape where she comes from, even when good luck strikes. Alyce is trying to reconcile her desire to dance, with the life she's always known on her family's fishing boat. Hank and his brothers decide it's safer to run away than to stay home—until one of them ends up in terrible danger. Four very different lives are about to become entangled. This unforgettable book is about people who try to save each other—and how sometimes, when they least expect it, they succeed. Narrator Cast List:Ruth, Read by Jorjeana Marie Dora, Read by Erin Tripp Alyce, Read by Karissa Vacker Hank, Read by Robbie DaymondFrom the Compact Disc edition.
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Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 158480 KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Young Adult Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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