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A Bird on Water Street free pdf Thirteen-year-old Jack Hicks loves everything about Coppertown his family and friends, barbecues and Friday music nights, and his best friend s beautiful sister, Hannah. Everything, that is, except for what keeps the community thriving and drove out nature long ago mining. Living in a treeless landscape that looks like the moon, he yearns to see bugs and birds and frogs outside of books. Jack hates the mine where so many of his relatives have died, but how can he tell that to his dad, who wants him to follow in the family trade? When the miners strike, Jack is thrilled that green and growing things at last have a chance to return to the red hills. But when that same strike threatens to close the mine and force people to leave Coppertown for new homes and jobs, Jack finds himself struggling to hold on to everything he loves most. A Bird on Water Street is the winner of many prestigious honors, including: The Mom s Choice Gold Award, The Moonbeam Gold Award, The Georgia Young Adult Author of the Year Award, The Books All Young Georgians Should Read Winner, The National Book Festival Featured Title for Georgia, The Academics Choice Smart Book Award, The Green Earth Honor Award, The ForeWord Reviews INDIEFAB Book of the Year Finalist, The Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance Book Award, The Okra Pick, and The Georgia Children s Book Award."

About Elizabeth O Dulemba

Elizabeth O. Dulemba is an award-winning children's book author/illustrator with 16 titles to her credit. She loves to give back to the community that supports her as Illustrator Coordinator for the SCBWI (Society of Children s Book Writers and Illustrators) Alabama, Georgia, and Florida panhandle region and as a Board Member for the Georgia Center for the Book. She is Visiting associate Professor for Design in the Certificate in Children s Book Illustration program at Hollins University and teaches writing and illustration at various venues along with speaking regularly at schools, festivals, and events. Her latest books are THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS IN GEORGIA (Sterling) and LULA'S BREW (Xist Publishing). Her weekly ""Coloring Page Tuesday"" images (free on her blog for parents, teachers and librarians) garner around a million hits to her website annually and she has over 3,000 subscribers to her newsletter. She lives in Atlanta with Stan (her husband), Bernie (the neurotic dog), and Bootsie (the bossy cat). And while she loves eating at all the great restaurants and bimbling about in the big city, she can t stay away from the Southern Appalachians for long. Visit her athttp: //dulemba.com."

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Author : Elizabeth O Dulemba
Publisher : Little Pickle Press
Data Published : 07 May 2014
ISBN : 1939775051
EAN : 9781939775054
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 270 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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