It started out as an ordinary summer. But the minute thirteen-year-old Zinny covered the old, overgrown trail that ran through the woods behind her family's house, she realized that things were about to change.
Right from the start, Zinny knew that uncovering the trail would be more than just a summer project. It was her chance to finally make people notice her, and to have a place she could call her very own. But more than that, Zinny knew that the trail somehow held the key to all kinds of questions. And that -- the only way to understand her family, her Aunt Jessie's death, and herself, was to find out where it went.
From the author of the Newbery Medal-winning Walk Two Moons, here is an intricately woven tale of a young girl who sets out in search of her place in the world -- and discovers it in her own backyard.
Level 5, 7 Points
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|Grouping Title||chasing redbird|
|Grouping Author||creech sharon|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-07-29 04:18:02AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-08-16 04:30:23AM|
|detailed_location_santafe||Southside Childrens - J|
|display_description||Thirteen-year-old Zinnia Taylor uncovers family secrets and self truths while clearing a mysterious settler trail that begins on her family's farm in Kentucky.|
|isbn||006026988, 9780060269876, 9780064406963|
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|local_callnumber_santafe||Fiction Creech, S|
|owning_library_santafe||Santa Fe Public Library|
|record_details||ils:.b11697933|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|HarperCollins Publishers,|c1997.|261 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.|
|subject_facet||Aunts -- Fiction, Death -- Fiction, Family life -- Fiction, Grief -- Fiction, Guilt -- Fiction, Uncles -- Fiction|
|title_full||Chasing Redbird / Sharon Creech|
|topic_facet||Aunts, Death, Family life, Grief, Guilt, Uncles|