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Defining Dulcie

Author: Paul Acampora
Publisher: New York : Dial Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When sixteen-year-old Dulcie's father dies, her mother makes a decision to move them to California, where Dulcie makes an equally radical decision to steal her dad's old truck and head back home.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Acampora
ISBN: 0803730462 9780803730465
OCLC Number: 67122156
Description: 168 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Paul Acampora.

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When sixteen-year-old Dulcie's father dies, her mother makes a decision to move them to California, where Dulcie makes an equally radical decision to steal her dad's old truck and head back home.

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Delightful and touching story

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-11-11) Very Good Permalink

Dulcie's dad dies and she and her mom move to California, but it doesn't feel right to Dulcie.  She steals her mom's truck and drives back to Connecticut where she grew up.  It wall works out in the end - delightful and touching. 

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