- ISBN: 0316175676
- ISBN: 9780316175678
- Description: 389 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First Reagan Arthur/Back Bay paperback edition.
- Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 
- 16 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 current hold with 17 total copies.
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|Beverly Farms||Adult Fiction||Fiction/ Ivey (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Beverly Main||Adult Fiction||Fiction/ Ivey (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Danvers||Adult Fiction||Fic / Ivey (Text to Phone)||Checked out||10/04/2015|
|Everett - Parlin Memorial||Adult Fiction||FIC/Ivey (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Everett - Shute Memorial||Adult Fiction||FIC/Ivey (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Gloucester||Adult Fiction||FICTION/Ivey (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Lynnfield||Adult Fiction||Fiction / Ivey, E. (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Marblehead||Adult Fiction||FICTION IVEY, EOWYN 2012 (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Melrose||Adult Fiction (Main Floor)||Fiction Ivey (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Peabody Main||Adult Fiction||Fiction/ Ivey (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
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|General Note:|| "A Reagan Arthur book."
|Summary:|| Alaska, 1920: a brutal place to homestead, and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless, they are drifting apart--he breaking under the weight of the work of the farm; she crumbling from loneliness and despair. In a moment of levity during the season's first snowfall, they build a child out of snow. The next morning the snow child is gone--but they glimpse a young, blonde-haired girl running through the trees. This little girl, who calls herself Faina, seems to be a child of the woods. She hunts with a red fox at her side, skims lightly across the snow, and somehow survives alone in the Alaskan wilderness. As Jack and Mabel struggle to understand this child who could have stepped from the pages of a fairy tale, they come to love her as their own daughter. But in this beautiful, violent place things are rarely as they appear, and what they eventually learn about Faina will transform all of them.--From Amazon.
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