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Ruby Holler / Sharon Creech.

By: Creech, Sharon [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Joanna Cotler Books/Harper Collins Publishers, 2002Edition: First edition.Description: 310 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0060277327; 9780060277321; 0060277335; 9780060277338; 0060560150; 9780060560157; 9780439539432; 0439539439; 0439460816; 9780439460811; 9780613862721; 0613862724; 9781439547816; 1439547815.Subject(s): Orphans -- Juvenile fiction | Twins -- Juvenile fiction | Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction | Wood-carvers -- Juvenile fiction | Country life -- Juvenile fiction | Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction | Orphans -- Fiction | Twins -- Fiction | Brothers and sisters -- Fiction | Wood carvers -- Fiction | Country life -- Fiction | Voyages and travels -- Fiction | Brothers and sisters | Country life | Orphans | Twins | Voyages and travels | Wood-carvers | Wood carvers -- Fiction | Orphans -- Juvenile fiction | Twins -- Juvenile fiction | Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction | Wood-carvers -- Juvenile fiction | Country life -- Juvenile fiction | Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Fiction. | Juvenile works. | Fiction.Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | Additional information at Google Books
Contents:
The Silver Bird -- The Boxton Creek Home -- Ruby Holler -- Mush -- Thinking Corners -- The Opportunity -- Doubts -- Hansel and Gretel -- The God -- The Egg -- The Grump -- Work -- Gravy -- Wood -- Conversations in the Night -- The Axe -- The Rocker -- The Trepids -- Understone Funds -- Through the Holler -- Lost and Found -- A Trip to Boxton -- Ready -- Tiller and Sairy -- The Holler at Night -- Shack Talk -- Trials -- Mrs. Trepid -- Decisions -- Nightmares -- Medicine -- Paddling and Hiking -- Z's Report -- Bearings -- Stiff -- A Long Chain -- Word Pictures -- Surveying -- The Worrywarts -- Babies in the Box -- Shopping -- Dorkhead -- Loops -- Progress -- The Rock -- Stones in the Holler -- Running -- More Shopping -- Underwater -- The Feeling -- Z -- The One-Log Raft -- The Dunces -- Slow Motion -- On the Road -- On the River -- The Soggy Heart -- Preparations -- Investments -- Hospital Talk -- Mr. Trepid's Adventure -- Jewels -- Mission-Accomplished Cake -- Appraisals -- Conversations in the Night -- Dreams.
Awards: Young Hoosier Book Award Winner 2005; American Library Association Notables, 2003; Carnegie Medal (UK), 2003; School Library Journal's Best Books, 2002.Summary: Thirteen-year-old fraternal twins Dallas and Florida have grown up in a terrible orphanage but their lives change forever when an eccentric but sweet older couple invites them each on an adventure, beginning in an almost magical place called Ruby Holler.
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Children's FIC CREE Available 30579004274608
Total holds: 0

Thirteen-year-old fraternal twins Dallas and Florida have grown up in a terrible orphanage but their lives change forever when an eccentric but sweet older couple invites them each on an adventure, beginning in an almost magical place called Ruby Holler.

The Silver Bird -- The Boxton Creek Home -- Ruby Holler -- Mush -- Thinking Corners -- The Opportunity -- Doubts -- Hansel and Gretel -- The God -- The Egg -- The Grump -- Work -- Gravy -- Wood -- Conversations in the Night -- The Axe -- The Rocker -- The Trepids -- Understone Funds -- Through the Holler -- Lost and Found -- A Trip to Boxton -- Ready -- Tiller and Sairy -- The Holler at Night -- Shack Talk -- Trials -- Mrs. Trepid -- Decisions -- Nightmares -- Medicine -- Paddling and Hiking -- Z's Report -- Bearings -- Stiff -- A Long Chain -- Word Pictures -- Surveying -- The Worrywarts -- Babies in the Box -- Shopping -- Dorkhead -- Loops -- Progress -- The Rock -- Stones in the Holler -- Running -- More Shopping -- Underwater -- The Feeling -- Z -- The One-Log Raft -- The Dunces -- Slow Motion -- On the Road -- On the River -- The Soggy Heart -- Preparations -- Investments -- Hospital Talk -- Mr. Trepid's Adventure -- Jewels -- Mission-Accomplished Cake -- Appraisals -- Conversations in the Night -- Dreams.

Young Hoosier Book Award Winner 2005; American Library Association Notables, 2003; Carnegie Medal (UK), 2003; School Library Journal's Best Books, 2002.

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