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Comfort

Author: Joyce Moyer Hostetter
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, ©2009, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Calkins Creek paperback edView all editions and formats
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In 1945 Hickory, North Carolina, Ann Fay's father is back from the war but she must still rely on her own strength and determination as she faces the problems of her polio-induced disability and her father's failure to get a job. Includes facts about the disability rights movement.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Moyer Hostetter
ISBN: 9781590788950 1590788958 9781590786062 1590786068
OCLC Number: 767593806
Awards: Commended for Parents Choice Awards (Spring) (2008-Up) (Fiction) 2009
Short-listed for Charlie May Simon Children's Book Award 2011
Description: 306 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Joyce Moyer Hostetter.

Abstract:

In 1945 Hickory, North Carolina, Ann Fay's father is back from the war but she must still rely on her own strength and determination as she faces the problems of her polio-induced disability and her father's failure to get a job. Includes facts about the disability rights movement.

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"Contains vivid descriptions of postwar rural America, polio treatment, small-town life, the ravages of war and the importance of family." -Kirkus Reviews"The best part of Comfort is Hostetter's Read more...

 
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