Where the crawdads sing
(Large Print)

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New York : Random House Large Print, [2018].
Format
Large Print
Edition
First large print edition.
ISBN
9781984827616 (paperback), 1984827618 (paperback)
Physical Desc
484 pages (large print) : map ; 24 cm
Accelerated Reader
IL: UG - BL: 5.9 - AR Pts: 16
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Conway Public Library - Adult SectionLP F Owens, D.On Shelf

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Language
English
ISBN
9781984827616 (paperback), 1984827618 (paperback)
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 5.9, 16 Points

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"For years, rumors of the 'Marsh Girl' have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. She's barefoot and wild; unfit for polite society. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark. But Kya is not what they say. Abandoned at age ten, she has survived on her own in the marsh that she calls home. A born naturalist with just one day of school, she takes life lessons from the land, learning from the false signals of fireflies the real way of this world. But while she could have lived in solitude forever, the time comes when she yearns to be touched and loved. Drawn to two young men from town, who are each intrigued by her wild beauty, Kya opens herself to a new and startling world -- until the unthinkable happens. In WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING, Owens juxtaposes an exquisite ode to the natural world against a heartbreaking coming-of-age story and a surprising murder investigation." -- Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Owens, D. (2018). Where the crawdads sing (First large print edition.). Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Owens, Delia. 2018. Where the Crawdads Sing. New York: Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Owens, Delia. Where the Crawdads Sing New York: Random House Large Print, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Owens, Delia. Where the Crawdads Sing First large print edition., Random House Large Print, 2018.

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