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Navigating Early
Navigating Early
Author: Clare Vanderpool
At the end of World War II, Jack Baker, a landlocked Kansas boy, is suddenly uprooted after his mother's death and placed in a boy's boarding school in Maine. There, Jack encounters Early Auden, the strangest of boys, who reads the number pi as a story and collects clippings about the sightings of a great black bear in the nearby mountains. Newc...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780385361040
ISBN-10: 0385361041
Publication Date: 1/8/2013
Edition: Unabridged

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Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)
Book Type: Audio CD
Other Versions: Paperback, Hardcover
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dbo avatar reviewed Navigating Early on + 74 more book reviews
A strange story that was on the edge of believability, but never quite crossed that line. The parallel story of Pi made the quest sort of mythical, but I found the human connections to be more interesting than the quest.
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I really enjoyed this adventure which reminded me of the movie,"O Brother Where Art Thou" in some ways. Early Auden is a very special young man, indeed :o)

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