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Whistle past the graveyard

Richard Deming

Whistle past the graveyard

by Richard Deming

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Rinehart in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRichard Deming.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.D38 Wh, PS3554.E48 Wh
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p. ;
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6155456M
LC Control Number54009127
OCLC/WorldCa8328428

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― Susan Crandall, quote from Whistling Past the Graveyard “I knew how she felt, all jittered up inside and no place to put the aggravation.” “Outside was the calm that sat in front of a July storm, the kind of cloudy stillness that said you’d better get you and your bicycle on home before a gully washer let loose.”. Buy a cheap copy of Whistling Past the Graveyard book by Susan Crandall. In the summer of , nine-year-old spitfire Starla Claudelle runs away from her strict grandmother's Mississippi home. Afraid Mamie will make good on her threat Free shipping over $

What did you love best about Whistling Past the Graveyard? Starla's personality and how her character grew throughout the story. What other book might you compare Whistling Past the Graveyard to and why? The Help, Saving CeeCee Honeycutt, The Kitchen House. Similar settings and issues but a unique story. Which scene was your favorite?   ‎From an award-winning author comes a wise and tender coming-of-age story about a nine-year-old girl who runs away from her Mississippi home in , befriends a lonely woman suffering loss and abuse, and embarks on a life-changing roadtrip. Whistling past the graveyard. /5().


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