When the old man who has taken him in becomes sick, a young orphan boy decides to take a ride on the unusual carousel that the man runs and finds himself transported from 1908 to 1993.
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MONICA HUGHES was the author of over thirty-five books. She received numerous literary awards, including, in 1982 and 1983, the Governor General’s Award (then known as the Canada Council Prize) for Children’s Literature. In 2002 Monica was made a member of the Order of Canada. She passed away in March 2003.
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Book Description HarperCollins Canada / Not Applicable. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Very good condition - book only shows a small amount of wear. Bookseller Inventory # G000224389XI4N00
Book Description HarperCollins. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2670319764
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited, Toronto, ON, Canada, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed. 7 3/4". NOT an ex library book. 136 clean interior pages. Dust jacket has no chips or tears, crease on front endflap. Price is not clipped. An old man's nightly disappearances and his fierce protectiveness of a carousel leads Billy to suspect there is more to the machine that meets the eye. Bookseller Inventory # 024583