Winner of the American Academy of Arts and Letters' Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation's Citation for Fiction. An eleven-year-old heroine tells her unforgettable story with honesty, perceptivity, humor, and unselfconscious heroism. qThe honesty of thought and eye and feeling and word!q--Eudora Welty; qA lovely, breathtaking, sometimes heart-wrenching first novel.q--Walker Percy. A LITERARY GUILD SELECTION.Winner of the American Academy of Arts and Lettersa#39; Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and of the Ernest Hemingway Foundationa#39;s Citation for Fiction.
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