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Dreaming of flight : a novel  Cover Image Large Print Book Large Print Book

Dreaming of flight : a novel / Catherine Ryan Hyde.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781638083849
  • Physical Description: 420 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Regular print version previously published by Amazon Publishing.
Includes discussion questions.
Summary, etc.:
"Never knowing his parents, eleven-year-old Stewie Little and his brother have been raised on a farm by their older sister. Stewie steadfastly tends the chickens left by his beloved late grandmother. And every day Stewie goes door to door selling fresh eggs from his wagon - a routine with a surprise just around the corner. It's his new customer, Marilyn. She's prickly and guarded, yet comfortably familiar - she reminds the grieving Stewie so much of the grandmother he misses more than he can express. Marilyn has a reason for keeping her distance: a secret no one knows about. Her survival tactic is to draw a line between herself and other people - one that Stewie is determined to cross. As their visits become more frequent, a complicated but deeply rooted relationship grows. That's when Stewie discovers how much more there is to Marilyn, to her past, and to challenges that become more pressing each day. But whatever difficult times lie ahead, Stewie learns that although he can't fix everything for Marilyn or himself, at least he's no longer alone."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Orphans > Fiction.
Loneliness > Fiction.
Farm life > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Psychological fiction.

Available copies

  • 4 of 8 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.

Holds

  • 2 current holds with 8 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library New LP Fic Hyde, Catherine (Text) 38262300004307 Adult Fiction Checked out 08/29/2022


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