The Dirt Eaters

The Dirt Eaters
Publisher Annick Press
Release Date
Category Juvenile Fiction
Total Pages 313
ISBN 1550378066
Rating 3/5 from 8 reviews
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Living on a post-apocalyptic Earth, Roan, the sole survivor of the people of Longlight, joins a warrior sect to seek his revenge, but when he begins to have doubts about his new life of violence, he turns to his new friend, Alandra, for guidance.

The Dirt Eaters
  • Author : Dennis Foon
  • Publisher : Annick Press
  • Release Date : 2003

Living on a post-apocalyptic Earth, Roan, the sole survivor of the people of Longlight, joins a warrior sect to seek his revenge, but when he begins to have doubts about his new life of violence, he turns to his new friend, Alandra, for guidance.

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The Dirt Eaters
  • Author : Dennis Foon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014

Fifteen-year-old Roan, who survives the raid on Longlight, is taken in by a sect of warrior priests called the Brothers, where he learns he has talent as a fighter, though he came from a village pledged to peace. Confused and haunted by visions, Roan begins to realize his true purpose

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Dirt Eaters
  • Author : Eliza Rotterman
  • Publisher : Tupelo Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06

Poetry. Winner of the Snowbound Chapbook Award. "A lush, fierce, primal work in which the broken world still rotates and orbits--not for us as we could project, not as a metaphor for redemption--but we get to ride on it anyway. Eliza Rotterman has a voice unlike any other and familiar

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Freewalker
  • Author : Dennis Foon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004

When the children mysteriously fall into a life-threatening coma, Roan and Lumpy leave the haven of Newlight to set off to find a cure--a remedy that may lie in the hands of Roan's lost sister, Stowe. Simultaneous.

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Skud
  • Author : Dennis Foon
  • Publisher : Groundwood Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2003

Follows four high school seniors--popular, athletic Tommy, who hopes to be a pilot, his friend Brad, a bodybuilder, aspiring actor Andy, and Shane, a violent delinquent--as they try to figure out what it means to be a man.

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Eating Dirt
  • Author : Charlotte Gill
  • Publisher : Greystone Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2011

Winner of the BC National Award for Non-Fiction, and short-listed for both the Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction and the 2011 Hilary Weston Writer's Trust Award. Eating Dirt is an extended postcard from the cut blocks—a vivid portrayal of one woman's life planting trees, her insights into the forest

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The Dirt Diary
  • Author : Anna Staniszewski
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2014-01-07

Eighth grade never smelled so bad Rachel can't believe she has to give up her Saturdays to scrubbing other people's toilets. So. Gross. But she kinda, sorta stole $287.22 from her college fund that she's got to pay back ASAP or her mom will ground her for life. Which is even

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New Canadian Kid   Invisible Kids
  • Author : Dennis Foon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-04-02

Two of the most produced, popular, and important Canadian plays for young audiences are back in an updated edition.

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Tales for Very Picky Eaters
  • Author : Josh Schneider
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2011-05-02

2012 Winner of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award! James is a very picky eater. His dad has to get creative—very creative—in order to get James to eat foods he thinks he doesn’t like. He presents James with a series of outlandish scenarios packed with fanciful and gross kid-friendly

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The Keeper s Shadow
  • Author : Dennis Foon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006

Roan and his friend Lumpy realize that they need the help of Roan's sister Stowe to unify people and lead them in a war against the City and its Keeper, Darius, but Stowe may be too damaged by her own encounter with Darius to help them.

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The Lotus Eaters
  • Author : Emily Clements
  • Publisher : Hardie Grant Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-02-01

Since childhood, Emily Clements’ sense of self had always been shaped by the opinions of others and her need to be liked.

When a stand-off with her best friend sees nineteen-year-old Emily stranded in Vietnam, she is alone for the first time and adrift in a

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Medicalizing Blackness
  • Author : Rana A. Hogarth
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release Date : 2017-09-26

In 1748, as yellow fever raged in Charleston, South Carolina, doctor John Lining remarked, "There is something very singular in the constitution of the Negroes, which renders them not liable to this fever." Lining's comments presaged ideas about blackness that would endure in medical discourses and beyond. In this fascinating medical

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Real Dirt
  • Author : Harry Stoddart
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013-08

Real Dirt is a groundbreaking book for any reader interested in learning more about where food comes from. Harry Stoddart shares years of experience and knowledge in his quirky dissection of agriculture and what we eat. Among his many achievements, he has developed a farming system he believes is the

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The Dirt Cure
  • Author : Maya Shetreat-Klein
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-01-26

In this “carefully researched, compellingly written game-changer for children’s health” (Mark Hyman, MD), Maya Shetreat-Klein, MD, reveals the shocking contents of children’s food, how it’s seriously harming their bodies and brains, and what you can do about it. And she presents a nutritional plan for getting and

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Poop Eaters
  • Author : Ellen Lawrence
  • Publisher : Bearport Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-08-01

Why do rabbits and guinea pigs feed on their own droppings? How is munching on hyena dung helpful to an African leopard tortoise? And why might you spot scientists carrying buckets of fox poop and dirty diapers into the woods? To humans, eating poop sounds disgusting, but many members of

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