Glass mountain a novel by Cynthia Voigt

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .

Written in English

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Statementby Cynthia Voigt.
LC ClassificationsPS3572.O33 G57 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1537899M
ISBN 100151358257
LC Control Number91016247

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To climb the glass mountain, one first requires a good reason. No one has ever climbed the mountain on behalf of science, or in search of celebrity, or because the mountain was a challenge.

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Brand: Alethea Kontis. The Glass Castle A Memoir Jeannette Walls SCRIBNER New York London Toronto Sydney Acknowledgments I'd like to thank my brother, Brian, for standing by me when we were growing up and while I wrote this.

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Jeannette Walls is riding in a taxi in contemporary New York City, on her way to an event, when she looks out the window and sees her mother digging through trash. Although Mom has been homeless for years, Jeannette feels a sudden sense of shame and gloom about Mom's life and begins to reflect on her childhood and how Mom and Dad's choices.

My roommate/best friend has been telling me to read The Glass Castle for years, and while I trust her taste and knew it would probs be a great read, for some reason I just never got around to when I found out it was being made into a movie this summer, starring Brie Larson (love her), I picked up the book immediately.

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Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. Hugh Glass, American frontiersman and fur trapper who became a folk hero after surviving a bear attack and then traveling hundreds of miles alone to safety.

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Battle Mountain was one of the many places that the Walls Family temporarily lived. This particular location has stuck out to me because it seems like such a visually depressing home to have. The town itself didn’t have any qualities that made it stick out or unique in any way.

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