by William Bell

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One night, just before final exams, 18-year-old Franklin Crabbe - smart, rich, yet unhappy and semi-alcoholic - packs his gear and drives away into the woods to disappear completely. Totally unprepared for bush life, Crabbe nearly perishes until he meets someone else who has her reasons to hide.

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ISBN-13: 9780773674837
Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Limited
Publication date: 06/01/1999
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 169
Product dimensions: 4.40(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

William Bell holds a Masters of Arts degree in Literature and a Master of Education degree. Bell's Young Adult novels have been translated into nine languages and have won a number of awards, among them the Ruth Schwartz Award for Excellence (Forbidden City), the Belgium Award for Excellence (Forbidden City), the Manitoba Young Readers' Choice Award (Five Days of the Ghost), the Mr. Christie's Award (Zack), and the Canadian Librarian's Association Award (Stones).

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jensha on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
teen takes off canoeing becasue so angry with life, almost dies and is rescued by mystery woman, struggle ot survive and face their individual demons, suicide and attempted rape