Alida's Song

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Author(s): Gary Paulsen
Series: Alid Series No: 2
Original Publish Date: Dec 24, 2008
Product Number: EB00168206
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307512161
Publisher: Yearling
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Description

A remarkable novel about one of the most important and loving relationships in Gary Paulsen's life. The wonderful grandmother seen through the eyes of a young boy in The Cookcamp reaches out to him at 14, offering him a haven from his harsh and painful family life. She arranges a summer job for him on the farm where she is a cook for Olaf and Gunnar, elderly brothers. Farm life offers the camaraderie and routine of hard work, good food, peaceful evenings spent making music together, even learning to dance. Life with Alida gives the boy strength and faith in himself, drawing him away from the edge and into the center of life.

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Author(s): Gary Paulsen
Narrator(s): Luke Daniels
Series:
Product Number BN911
Released: May 20, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
ISBN: #9781455808106

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