The Monument

The Monument

by Gary Paulsen

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Overview

It all begins when Rocky follows Mick Strum around town while he sketches its people, animals and graveyard. Mick has been commissioned by Rocky's Kansas town to create a memorial to their war dead.



As Rocky learns to respect Mick and his talents, he helps her to develop her own artistic sensibilities.



But the townspeople see things in Mick's drawings that they don't want to know or accept about themselves. Can Mick help them accept one monument that will be meaningful to everyone?

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780440407829
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 07/28/1993
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 149
Sales rank: 788,235
Product dimensions: 5.13(w) x 7.63(h) x 0.42(d)
Lexile: 890L (what's this?)
Age Range: 12 Years

About the Author

GARY PAULSEN is the distinguished author of many critically acclaimed books for young people, His most recent books are Masters of Disaster, Lawn Boy Returns, Woods Runner, Notes from the Dog, Mudshark, Lawn Boy, Molly McGinty Has a Really Good Day, The Time Hackers, and The Amazing Life of Birds (The Twenty Day Puberty Journal of Duane Homer Leech).

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