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The Canning Season

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4 out of 5
Based on 265 Ratings and 87 Reviews

Book Description
As in Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach, Polly Horvath tells the story of an abandoned child who is sent to live with two distant relatives in a big, lonely house. The magic in Horvath's story, however, lies not in talking bugs but in the hearts and minds of its characters. Thirteen-year-old Ratchet Clark, a girl with a deformity on her shoulder blade her breezily cruel, self-absorbed m... More
Book Information
PublisherSquare Fish
BindingPaperback (16 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages208
ISBN-100312535643
ISBN-13978-0312535643
Publication Date08/21/2012
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About Polly Horvath (Author) : Polly Horvath is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Polly Horvath include Trolls, The Canning Season, Everything on a Waffle (Unabridged), a... more
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