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Author: Patricia Maclachlan
Journey is eleven the summer his mother leaves him and his sister, Cat, with their grandparents. He is sad and angry, and spends the summer looking for the clues that will explain why she left. — Journey searches photographs for answers. He hunts family resemblances in Grandma's albums. Looking for happier times, he tries to put together the torn...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780440408093
ISBN-10: 0440408091
Publication Date: 8/1/1993
Pages: 96
Reading Level: Ages 9-12
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.

4.1 stars, based on 5 ratings
Publisher: Yearling
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette
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*** Well written.
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Left with their loving but undemonstrative grandparents, Journey and his sister must face the fact that their free-spirited mother is gone forever. The old man's passion, his photographs, and a stray cat provide the common bonds that bring the family together.
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Good short story for boys