Over the River

By: Moranville, Sharelle Byars

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Book Condition: Used: Very Good.

Used paperback book copy in Very Good Condition of Over the River by Sharelle Byars Moranville. Unmarked, clean pages. Age toned paper. Tight binding, no spine crease. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Publisher summary: In 1947, after the war, Willa Mae's father returns to the Illinois town where she has lived with her maternal grandparents for the last five of her eleven years, and Willa Mae finds herself struggling to understand old family tensions and secrets. Accelerated Reader AR 5.1. Yearling Book (Random House), 2002. Reprint. 228 pages, 7-5/8 x 5-1/8 inches, 20 cm.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!

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EVER SINCE HER mother died five years ago, 11-year-old Willa Mae Clarke is happy living with her grandparents. Still, she's curious about her father and wonders if he'll come home now that World War II is over. When her daddy finally does return, he whisks her off to Oklahoma. She wants to make him happy, but misses living with her grandparents. Why can't she be with everyone she loves?
"With simple, beautiful words, Moranville shows the characters from the viewpoint of the child who can't quite understand the tensions among the adults who love her."--"Booklist," Starred
"A "Booklist "Top Ten First Novel Youth"

Title: Over the River

Author/Composer: Moranville, Sharelle Byars

Categories: 8 to 12 Years,

Publisher: Yearling: 2004-10-12

ISBN Number: 0440419778

ISBN Number 13: 9780440419778

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good.

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 010442

Keywords: Juvenile Literature, Childrens Books, Kids Books, Historical Fiction, World War II, 0440419778, 9780440419778, Stories About Girls, Accelerated Readers, AR 5.1,