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  • The Great Death
  • Written by John Smelcer
    Read by Lorna Raver
  • Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download | ISBN: 9780739371763
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The Great Death

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On Sale: December 22, 2009
ISBN: 978-0-7393-7176-3
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The Great Death arrived with the man from downriver, the one who came with the light-colored strangers and had little red spots covering his body. Thirteen-year-old Millie and her younger sister, Maura, are fascinated by the guests, but soon sickness takes over their village and they have little time to think of anything else. As they watch the people they know and love die of the plague, the sisters begin to realize that they will have to set out on their own to find a new home.

Alone in the cold Alaskan winter, struggling to overcome the obstacles nature throws their way, the girls discover that their true strength lies in their love for each other.
 
“An extraordinary story of feminine courage. A small miracle.” —Tony Hillerman


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Lorna Raver, the recipient of numerous AudioFile magazine Earphones Awards, is a Los Angeles-based actor who has appeared on stage in New York, Los Angeles and regional theatres around the country. Among her many television credits are NYPD Blue, Judging Amy, Boston Legal, ER and Star Trek.

  • The Great Death by John Smelcer
  • December 22, 2009
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Listening Library (Audio)
  • $10.00
  • 9780739371763

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