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Author: Steven Gould
Publisher: New York : TOR, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Davy can teleport. He discovers his unexpected talent when his abusive father tries to beat him once too often. Davy jumps instantaneously to the safest place he knows, his small-town public library. Then, as his mother did so many years before, Davy vows never to go home again. He sets off, young and inexperienced for New York City.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Bildungsromans
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Gould
ISBN: 0812522370 9780812522372
OCLC Number: 29012650
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 345 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Steven Gould.

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Blessed with the unusual ability to "jump"--to teleport himself to any place on Earth that he has been to before--Davy is determined to locate others like himself, but interference from the  Read more...

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"Gould combines fantastical elements with characters who experience realistic emotions and tragedies, making the story suspenseful and adventurous yet believable."-Katie Gorney, Children's Literature Read more...

 
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