Garden of Sand

Garden of Sand

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by Earl Thompson
     
 

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Destitution, hunger, cruelty, rootlessness—all the odds stand against Jacky, the young boy at the center of this powerful, popular American classic, yet still he prevails. Resourcefully, doggedly, Jacky nurtures his spirit of independence, his capacity to love, and his faith in a nation’s dream in a journey that takes him from Wichita to Corpus Christi and from… See more details below

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Destitution, hunger, cruelty, rootlessness—all the odds stand against Jacky, the young boy at the center of this powerful, popular American classic, yet still he prevails. Resourcefully, doggedly, Jacky nurtures his spirit of independence, his capacity to love, and his faith in a nation’s dream in a journey that takes him from Wichita to Corpus Christi and from poverty to possibility.

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ISBN-13:
9780399103339
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/1971
Product dimensions:
20.00(w) x 20.00(h) x 20.00(d)

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