Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. N° de ref. de la librería
Sinopsis: Don Schmidt knows his name has changed from Stanley, and he believes he had a sister and she died of scarlet fever when she was fifteen but these and other details of Don's life don't quite add up. Don's family lives on a chicken farm in Horse Island, where his mother would prefer not to be. At school Don is known as 'new kid' even though he hasn't been new for years. And when Don becomes a true connoisseur of chickens and wins the Horse Island Chicken-Judging Contest, he is an instant celebrity, setting into motion a chain of events that involves his parents, the chickens and a deep dark family mystery.
About the Author: Jacques Couvillon (Koo-vee-on) grew up in a town similar to the one described in Chicken Dance. The youngest of eight children he had plenty of inspiration for his quirky characters. He now divides his time between Switzerland Louisiana and New York City.
Título: The Chicken Dance (Thorndike Literacy Bridge...
Editorial: Thorndike Press
Año de publicación: 2008
Condición del libro: Good
Descripción Thorndike Press, 2008. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Lrg. Ships from Reno, NV. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Nº de ref. de la librería GRP85800733
Descripción Thorndike Press, 2008. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. When eleven-year-old Don Schmidt wins a chicken-judging contest in his small town of Horse Island, Louisiana, and goes from outcast to instant celebrity, even his neglectful mother occasionally takes notice of him and eventually he discovers some shocking family secrets. Book. Nº de ref. de la librería 123523604