Wintering well by Lea Wait

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Published by Margaret K. McElderry Books in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Maine

Subjects:

  • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.,
  • People with disabilities -- Fiction.,
  • Family life -- Maine -- Fiction.,
  • Maine -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.

About the Edition

Twelve-year-old Will Ames and his sister Cassie go to stay with their sister in nearby Wiscasset, Maine, after a disabling accident ruins Will"s plans for a career in farming.

Edition Notes

8-12.

Book details

StatementLea Wait.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.W1319 Wi 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination186 p. ;
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3678505M
ISBN 100689856466
LC Control Number2003019322

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