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Wild Things

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 2,084 Ratings and 377 Reviews

Book Description
A headstrong girl. A stray cat. A wild boy. A man who plays with fire. Eleven-year-old Zo� trusts no one. Her father left before she was born. At the death of her irresponsible mother, Zo� goes to live with her uncle, former surgeon and famed metal sculptor Dr. Henry Royster. She's sure Henry will fail her as everyone else has. Reclusive since his wife's death, Henry takes Zo� to Sugar Hill, North... More
Book Information
PublisherBoyds Mills Press
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelAll Ages
# of Pages241
Publication Date05/01/2009
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12/3/2011 Allison Hunter-Frederick said:
Can one live alone? Can wild things be tamed? If one always has an exit through which one can escape, is that trust? These are the ideas explored by Clay Carmichael in first young adult novel aptly named Wild Things. http://allisonsbookbag.wordpress.com/2010/12/26/wild-things-by-clay-carmichael/... more

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