The year Carly turns eleven, 1907, is filled with playing detective, watching condors, observing a fierce feud involving her family’s Southern California ranch, and coping with unexpected tragedies.
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About Zilpha Keatley Snyder
“I think writing is an extension of a childhood habit—the habit of entertaining oneself by taking interesting bits of reality and building upon them.”—Zilpha Keatley SnyderZilpha Keatley Snyder is a three-time Newbery Honor winner, as well as the author of… More about Zilpha Keatley Snyder
Published by Yearling Mar 01, 1989| 208 Pages| 5-1/2 x 8-1/2| Middle Grade (8-12)| ISBN 9780375895173