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"Harper Flute believes that her younger brother Tin, with his uncanny ability to dig, was born to burrow. While their family struggles to survive in a bleak landscape during the Great Depression, the silent and elusive little Tin - "born on a Thursday and so fated to his wanderings" - begins to escape underground, tunneling beneath their tiny shanty. As time passes, Tin becomes a wild thing, leaving his family further and further behind." --Provided by publisher.
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Baker County Library HARTNETT (Sonya) (Text) 37814003305035 YOUNG ADULT - NEW Book System_Only_3months 12/02/2020 Available -

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  • ISBN: 1536206431
  • ISBN: 9781536206432
  • Physical Description: 261 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. paperback edition.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2019.

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Summary, etc.:
"Harper Flute believes that her younger brother Tin, with his uncanny ability to dig, was born to burrow. While their family struggles to survive in a bleak landscape during the Great Depression, the silent and elusive little Tin - "born on a Thursday and so fated to his wanderings" - begins to escape underground, tunneling beneath their tiny shanty. As time passes, Tin becomes a wild thing, leaving his family further and further behind." --Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 14 and up. Candlewick press.
Original Version Note:
Originally published: Australia : Penguin Books, 2000.
Subject: Poverty > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Farm life > Fiction.
Depressions > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.
Young adult fiction.
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