2 edition of man who loved flying found in the catalog.
man who loved flying
Edna May J. Hill
|Statement||by Edna May J. Hill.|
|LC Classifications||MLCM 96/01688 (T)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 79 p. :|
|Number of Pages||79|
|LC Control Number||96116682|
June Rae Wood is a bestselling author of books for young readers. Her best-known novel, The Man Who Loved Clowns (), about a man with Down syndrome, was partly based on her much-loved younger brother, Richard, and has done much to further understanding of people with Down syndrome. The book was awarded the Mark Twain Award in Missouri and the William Allen White Award in 5/5(5). A relatively brief book by contemporary standards, "The Eleventh Man" is muscular, yet trim and solid as a Montana ranch-hand; as thoughtful and wise as an old newspaper editor. A skilled craftsman, writer Ivan Doig has used minimal space to create dozens of memorable characters and to weave more than a dozen individual stories into a novel /5(5).
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The Man Who Loved Clowns is the story of thirteen-year-old Delrita Jensen's journey to self-acceptance in a world where she feels she must constantly protect her handicapped uncle, Punky. In the novel's first scene, Delrita Jensen struggles to run away from the new girl at school, Avanelle Shackleford, who chases her down while she is clearly.
Delrita likes being invisible. If no one notices her, then no one willnotice her uncle Punky either. Punky is a grown man with a child's mind. Delrita loves him dearly and can't stand people making fun of his Down's syndrome.
But when tragedy strikes, Delrita's quiet life—and Punky's—are disrupted forever. Can she finally learn to trust others, for her own sake and Punky's?5/5(7). People intimately familiar with kite flying will appreciate the fine detail of this story; all who appreciate fine writing will love this small book.
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The book ends as Delrita resolves never to hide from people again. Named for the clown figurines Delrita carves for Punky, The Man Who Loved Clowns is a “potent debut,” according to Publishers Weekly, adding in its review that Wood “artfully interweaves issues of.
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The Man Who Loved Books Too Much is an introduction into the world of Book Collectors and Bibliophiles. Allison Hoover Bartlett is our guide on this tour. In the midst of all of this is a case of intrigue and mystery.
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Morris Lessmore loved words. He loved stories. He loved books. But every story has its upsets. Everything in Morris Lessmore’s life.