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The far away

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Published by Crestwood/II Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brothers -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Simon.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3619.I562 F37 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3939967M
    ISBN 100962685836
    LC Control Number2001007915
    OCLC/WorldCa48655569

    Veteran writer Tom McNeal has crafted a young adult novel at once grim(m) and hopeful, full of twists, and perfect for fans of contemporary fairy tales like Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book and Holly Black's Doll Bones. The recipient of five starred reviews, Publishers Weekly called Far Far Away "inventive and deeply poignant.".


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Far Away The far away book. Read 83 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A book about life, loss, and the secrets families keep, reminiscent of Sha /5.

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