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Originally published in hardcover in 1972, A Day No Pigs Would Die was one of the first young adult books, along with titles like The Outsiders and The Chocolate War, In it, author Robert Newton Peck weaves a story of

a Vermont boyhood that is part fiction, part memoir. The result is a moving coming-of-age story that still resonates with teens today.

Synopsis:

This gentle story about a 12-year-old Vermont farm boy "manages to evoke a sense of vanished America--when neighbors were neighborly, when food was home-cooked, and clothes and philosophy homespun" ("Newsweek").

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ISBN:
9780812415421
Author:
Peck, Robert Newton
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Subject:
Fathers and sons
Subject:
Farm life
Subject:
Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
Lifestyles - Farm Life & Ranch Life
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Adolescence
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Publication Date:
19940931
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Dimensions:
6.99x4.15x.67 in. .30 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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