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Pain & wastings

Author: Carrie Mac
Publisher: Victoria, BC : Orca Book Publishers, ©2008.
Series: Orca soundings.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At fifteen, Ethan is on the fast track to nowhere. In and out of group homes and constantly in trouble, Ethan is fighting to find a sense of who he is. After breaking into an amusement park and being savaged by a police dog, he is befriended by a paramedic. Offered a choice of court or going on a ride-along in an ambulance, Ethan takes what he thinks is the easy way out. On Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, Ethan comes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Psychological fiction
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carrie Mac
ISBN: 9781551439044 1551439042 9781551439068 1551439069
OCLC Number: 182040376
Description: 122 p. ; 18 cm.
Contents: At fifteen, Ethan is on the fast track to nowhere. In and out of group homes and constantly in trouble, Ethan is fighting to find a sense of who he is. After breaking into an amusement park and being savaged by a police dog, he is befriended by a paramedic. Offered a choice of court or going on a ride-along in an ambulance, Ethan takes what he thinks is the easy way out. On Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, Ethan comes face to face with the horrific truth from his past and must learn to deal with where he came from --
and where he is going.
Series Title: Orca soundings.
Other Titles: Pain and wastings
Responsibility: Carrie Mac.

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At fifteen, Ethan is on the fast track to nowhere. In and out of group homes and constantly in trouble, Ethan is fighting to find a sense of who he is. After breaking into an amusement park and being savaged by a police dog, he is befriended by a paramedic. Offered a choice of court or going on a ride-along in an ambulance, Ethan takes what he thinks is the easy way out. On Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, Ethan comes face to face with the horrific truth from his past and must learn to deal with where he came from -- and where he is going.

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