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  • The Fledgling
  • Written by Jane Langton
    Read by Mary Beth Hurt
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The Fledgling

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On Sale: September 23, 2003
ISBN: 978-1-4000-8580-4
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A Newbery Honor Book
An ALA Notable Book
A Children's Editors' Choice

It all started when Georgie, hardly more than a wisp of thistledown, discovered she could jump down twelve steps in two big graceful bounds. Next, to her great delight, she learned that jumping from the porch and floating as high as the rooftop was possible too. So when the mysterious Canada goose came to her window one night it seemed only natural to climb onto his back and go off with him to learn how to really fly.

Jane Langton spins a marvelous fantasy that wild delight all who dream that someday, somehow, we will magically find ourselves aloft and suddenly able to fly!
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Jane Langton - The Fledgling
Born in Boston, Mrs. Langston studied astronomy at Wellesley College and the University of Michigan and did graduate work in art history at the University of Michigan and Radcliffe College. She now lives in Lincoln, Massachusetts, with her husband Bill. They have three sons, Chris, David, and Andy.

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Mary Beth Hurt - The Fledgling
Mary Beth Hurt is an accomplished stage and film actor; she made her New York stage debut in 1974. Hurt was nominated for three Tony awards for her Broadway performances in Trelawny of the Wells, Crimes of the Heart (for which she won an Obie) and Benefactors.

  • The Fledgling by Jane Langton
  • September 23, 2003
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Listening Library (Audio)
  • $12.95
  • 9781400085804

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