Snow Child

Snow Child
Publisher Pioneer Drama Service, Inc.
Release Date
Category Alaska
Total Pages 212
Rating 4/5 from 204 reviews

Alaska in the 1920s is a difficult place for Jack and Mabel. Drifting apart, the childless couple discover Faina, a young girl living alone in the wilderness. Soon, Jack and Mabel come to love Faina as their own. But when they learn a surprising truth about the girl, their lives change in profound ways.

Snow Child
  • Author : Eowyn Ivey
  • Publisher : Pioneer Drama Service, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2012

Alaska in the 1920s is a difficult place for Jack and Mabel. Drifting apart, the childless couple discover Faina, a young girl living alone in the wilderness. Soon, Jack and Mabel come to love Faina as their own. But when they learn a surprising truth about the girl, their lives

To the Bright Edge of the World
  • Author : Eowyn Ivey
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2016-08-02

An atmospheric, transporting tale of adventure, love, and survival from the bestselling author of The Snow Child, finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. In the winter of 1885, decorated war hero Colonel Allen Forrester leads a small band of men on an expedition that has been deemed impossible: to venture up the

Gap Creek
  • Author : Robert Morgan
  • Publisher : Algonquin Books
  • Release Date : 2012-08-21

A New York Times Bestseller & Oprah's Book Club Pick Young Julie Harmon works “hard as a man,” they say, so hard that at times she’s not sure she can stop. People depend on her to slaughter the hogs and nurse the dying. People are weak, and there is so

The Snow Child
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989

An elderly couple who long for a child build a snow child which comes to life and makes them very happy--until the coming of spring when the days become too warm for her to stay.

Over and Under the Snow
  • Author : Kate Messner
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2012-12-07

Over the snow, the world is hushed and white. But under the snow exists a secret kingdom of squirrels and snow hares, bears and bullfrogs, and many other animals that live through the winter safe and warm, awake and busy, under the snow. Discover the wonder and activity that lies

The Stolen Child
  • Author : Keith Donohue
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release Date : 2007

Stolen by changelings from his family and home, Henry Day is given the name Aniday by the ageless and magical beings, who replace him with another child who takes his place with his parents, a young boy who possesses an extraordinary gift of music but who is haunted by persistent

Alice I Have Been
  • Author : Melanie Benjamin
  • Publisher : Delacorte Press
  • Release Date : 2010-01-12

BONUS: This edition contains an Alice I Have Been discussion guide and an excerpt from Melanie Benjamin's The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb. Few works of literature are as universally beloved as Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Now, in this spellbinding historical novel, we meet the young girl whose bright

The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories
  • Author : Angela Carter
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2016-09-15

WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY HELEN SIMPSON From familiar fairy tales and legends âe" Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Puss in Boots, Beauty and the Beast, vampires and werewolves âe" Angela Carter has created an absorbing collection of dark, sensual, fantastic stories.

The Girl with Glass Feet
  • Author : Ali Shaw
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2010-01-05

An inventive and richly visual novel about young lovers on a quest to find a cure for a magical ailment, perfect for readers of Alice Hoffman Strange things are happening on the remote and snowbound archipelago of St. Hauda's Land. Unusual winged creatures flit around the icy bogland, albino animals

The Spanish Bow
  • Author : Andromeda Romano-Lax
  • Publisher : HMH
  • Release Date : 2008-09-05

A “riveting historical page-turner” about a cellist caught up in the tumult and passions of early twentieth-century Spain (Booklist). A Library Journal Best Book of the Year I was almost born Happy . . . So begins The Spanish Bow and the remarkable history of Feliu Delargo, who just misses being “Feliz” by

The Snow Merchant
  • Author : Sam Gayton
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2014-10-02

This new edition has artwork from award-winning illustrator Chris Riddell. Lettie Peppercorn lives in a house on stilts near the wind-swept coast of Albion. Nothing incredible has ever happened to her, until one winter's night, when the night the Snow Merchant comes. He claims to be an alchemist - the

The Snowchild
  • Author : Debi Gliori
  • Publisher : Turtleback
  • Release Date : 1998-10-01

Although she longs to join in other children's games, Katie is often left behind. Then one snowy afternoon, she builds a snow child, and a real child soon appears to join in on the fun. Full color.

My Life in Middlemarch
  • Author : Rebecca Mead
  • Publisher : Bond Street Books
  • Release Date : 2014-01-28

Rebecca Mead was a young woman in a coastal town of England when she first read George Eliot's Middlemarch. After gaining admission to Oxford, and moving to the United States to become a journalist, through several love affairs and then marriage and family, Rebecca Mead reread Middlemarch. The novel, which

The Snowy Day
  • Author : Ezra Jack Keats
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1976-10-28

Winner of the 1963 Caldecott Medal! No book has captured the magic and sense of possibility of the first snowfall better than The Snowy Day. Universal in its appeal, the story has become a favorite of millions, as it reveals a child's wonder at a new world, and the hope of

Raven Child and the Snow Witch
  • Author : Linda Sunderland,Daniel Egneus
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-03-01

Anya lives with her mother and father in the shadow of the icy glacier where the Snow Witch reigns. Every spring, Anya's mother journeys to the glacier to pick the blue gentian flowers that grow there. But this time, she does not return. She has been captured by the Snow