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The way to Schenectady

Author: Richard Scrimger; Linda Hendry
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. ; Platsburgh, NY : Tundra Books, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jane Peeler is about to embark on a summer ritual: the family car trip. Even with her irritable, chain-smoking grandmother coming along, Jane is excited to be on her way. But during a stop at a gas station, Jane meets Marty -- a kind, penniless, old man with a problem: how will he get to his brother's memorial service in Schenectady the nex day? Jane knows what her mother would do ... Jane's plan leads the Peeler  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Scrimger; Linda Hendry
ISBN: 0887764274 9780887764271
OCLC Number: 41164198
Description: 162 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Richard Scrimger ; illustrated by Linda Hendry.
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Jane Peeler is about to embark on a summer ritual: the family car trip. Even with her irritable, chain-smoking grandmother coming along, Jane is excited to be on her way. But during a stop at a gas station, Jane meets Marty -- a kind, penniless, old man with a problem: how will he get to his brother's memorial service in Schenectady the nex day? Jane knows what her mother would do ... Jane's plan leads the Peeler family on a hilarious detour to get their newest passenger, and themselves, to their destination on time.

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