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Lucy the giant

Author: Sherri L Smith
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Delacorte Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fifteen-year-old Lucy, the largest girl in her school, leaves her small Alaska town and her alcoholic father and discovers hardship--and friendship--posing as an adult aboard a commercial fishing boat.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Sherri L.
Lucy the giant.
New York, N.Y. : Delacorte Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)606939287
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sherri L Smith
ISBN: 0385729405 9780385729406 0385900317 9780385900317
OCLC Number: 46678267
Awards: Amelia Bloomer Award, 2003
Description: 217 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Sherri L. Smith.
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Fifteen-year-old Lucy, the largest girl in her school, leaves her small Alaska town and her alcoholic father and discovers hardship--and friendship--posing as an adult aboard a commercial fishing boat.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-09-18) Good Permalink

      I really enjoyed this story.  It is hard to believe that it is a novel It seems very much like a true story.  Lucy faces hard adult situations with her mother gone and her dad being an alcoholic. She is in charge of holding things together and she decides to...
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