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Look out for the fitzgerald-trouts : Fitzgerald-trouts series, book 1

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  • Running Time: 01:55 hrs
    Narrator: Caitlin Kelly
    Publisher:
    Tundra Books, 2017
    Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.

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  • Author: Spalding, Esta
    Contributor: Kelly, Caitlin
    Edition: Unabridged
    Date:
    Created
    2017
    Summary:

    Kim Fitzgerald-Trout took to driving with ease—as most children would if their parents would ever let them try. She had to. After all, she and her siblings live in a car. Meet the Fitzgerald-Trouts, a band of four loosely related children living together on a lush tropical island. They take care of themselves. They sleep in their car, bathe in the ocean, eat fish they catch and fruit they pick, and can drive anywhere they need to go—to the school, the laundromat, or the drive-in. If they put their minds to it, the Fitzgerald-Trouts can do anything. Even, they hope, find a real home. Award-winning poet and screenwriter Esta Spalding's exciting middle grade debut establishes a marvelous place where children fend for themselves, and adults only seem to ruin everything. This extraordinary world is brought to vibrant life by Sydney Smith, the celebrated artist behind Sidewalk Flowers .

    Original Publisher: New York, Tundra Books
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9780735264946