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The summer of '28 was a vintage season for a growing boy. A summer of green apple trees, mowed lawns, and new sneakers. Of half-burnt firecrackers, of gathering dandelions, of Grandma's belly-busting dinner. It was a summer of sorrows and marvels and gold-fuzzed bees. A magical, timeless summer in the life of a twelve-year-old boy named Douglas Spaulding — remembered forever by the incomparable Ray Bradbury.

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"Bradbury is an authentic original." Time

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During one golden summer in 1928, twelve-year-old Douglas and his brother wander in and out of the lives of their elders.

About the Author

The recipient of a National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters and a National Medal of Arts, Ray Bradbury is one of the most celebrated fi ction writers of our time. Among his best-known works are Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man, Dandelion Wine, and Something Wicked This Way Comes. Mr. Bradbury lives in Los Angeles.

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ayefantry, September 23, 2006 (view all comments by ayefantry)
The summer of 28 is described on the wine's label as "Independence Day" - A metaphor, a culimination of events in the boy's life celebrated as a bottle of Dandelion Wine.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780553277531
Author:
Bradbury, Ray
Publisher:
Bantam Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Boys / Men
Subject:
Boys
Subject:
City and town life
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Mystery fiction
Subject:
Illinois
Subject:
City and town life -- Illinois -- Fiction.
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Subject:
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Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
Grand Master Editions
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19850331
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
6.94x4.24x.70 in. .28 lbs.

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