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Wrecker

Summer Wood

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ISBN 10: 1408809311 / ISBN 13: 9781408809310
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing, 2011
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Title: Wrecker

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Publication Date: 2011

Book Condition:Good

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It's June of 1965 when Wrecker enters the world. The war is raging in Vietnam, San Francisco is tripping toward flower power, and Lisa Fay - a young innocent from a family farm down south - is knocked nearly sideways by life as a single mother in a city she could barely manage to navigate as just one. Three years later, she's alone again. Kids aren't allowed in prison. And Wrecker, scared silent, furious, and hell-bent on breaking every last thing that crosses his path, is shipped off to live with distant relatives in the wilds of Humboldt County. Wrecker is the story of this nearly-broken boy whose presence turns a motley group of isolated eccentrics into a real family. Real enough to make mistakes. Real enough to stick together in spite of everything ready to tear them apart. For Melody, for Len, for Willow and Ruth, for Meg and Johnnie Appleseed, life will never again be the same once Wrecker signs on. And for Lisa Fay, there's one thought keeping her alive through fifteen years of hard time. One day? She'll find her son and bring him home.

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Wrecker earned Summer Wood the 2007 Literary Gift of Freedom, from the A Room of Her Own (AROHO) Foundation. Her first novel, Arroyo, was published by Chronicle Books in 2001. She lives in New Mexico.

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