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The crazy man

Author: Pamela Porter
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve-year-old Emaline Bitterman loves her home on the prairies. She loves helping her father in the fields and her dog, Prince. But farming in southern Saskatchewan in the mid 1960s is not easy. And then one day Emaline tries to stop Prince from chasing a hare into the path of the tractor her father is driving, and her leg is caught in the discer, leaving her with a permanent disability. In his grief and guilt her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Porter, Pamela Paige, 1956-
Crazy man.
Toronto : Groundwood Books, ©2005
(OCoLC)607762987
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Porter
ISBN: 0888996942 9780888996947 0888996950 9780888996954
OCLC Number: 60416329
Awards: Governor General's Award, 2005.
Description: 214 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Pamela Porter.

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Twelve-year-old Emaline Bitterman loves her home on the prairies. She loves helping her father in the fields and her dog, Prince. But farming in southern Saskatchewan in the mid 1960s is not easy. And then one day Emaline tries to stop Prince from chasing a hare into the path of the tractor her father is driving, and her leg is caught in the discer, leaving her with a permanent disability. In his grief and guilt her father shoots Prince and then leaves Emaline and her distraught mother on their own.

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