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Kindred Souls

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  • Posted March 30, 2012

    Wonderful book

    MacLachlan books never disappoint. Lovely, heartwarming. Highly Recommended.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 25, 2014

    Dont get it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 7, 2014

    AWSOME

    One of the best books ever

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 18, 2013

    Amazing book

    The first time i read rhis book cryed my eyes out good for children thurd grade and up serious subject emotional book

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 16, 2013

    Jake and his eighty-eight-year-old grandfather, Billy, are kindr

    Jake and his eighty-eight-year-old grandfather, Billy, are kindred souls. They share a special bond, and Billy always tells Jake about the sod house in which he grew up, the foundation of which still rests in the prairie around the family’s farm. So when Billy asks Jake to build him a new sod house, Jake knows that he will—with Billy’s “Angel Dog” Lucy at his side—even though Billy becomes ill.

    Beloved children’s author Patricia MacLachlan crafts a poignant and tender story with “Kindred Souls.” The subject matter is nostalgic and deep, and the language contains farming terminology such as “slough” and “windrow.” The story itself exudes sadness and follows a basic plotline in which little occurs but which is nevertheless touching. Children who have enjoyed a close relationship with a grandparent or other adult will understand “Kindred Souls” and will likely develop a greater appreciation of memories, dreams, and time spent with loved ones. Be prepared, however, because despite its short length, this book will leave a lasting impression and a sense of melancholy.

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    Posted September 13, 2012

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