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My abandonment

Author: Peter Rock
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the tradition of Jon Krakauer's "Into the Wild," Rock's "My Abandonment," inspired by a true story and told through the startlingly sincere voice of his young protagonist, offers a riveting and unsettling account of a girl and her father who live off the grid.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Oregon authors
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rock, Peter, 1967-
My abandonment.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009
(OCoLC)872657388
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Rock
ISBN: 9780151014149 0151014140 9780156035521 0156035529
OCLC Number: 180080934
Description: 225 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Peter Rock.

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ADVANCE PRAISE FORMY ABANDONMENT "Peter Rock's My Abandonment is an electrically charged, bone-deep and tender tale of loss and partial redemption. Surreal, haunting, elegiac." --James Ellroy "This Read more...

 
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