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The First Book of Samuel

by Ursula Dubosarsky

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Series: The first book of Samuel (book 1)

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Dubosarsky recasts Old Testament figures to tell a well written story of an 11 year old and the events leading up to his 12th birthday when he mysteriously disappears. Samuel shares a close relationship with his grandfather, which is threatened when Samuel's father plans to move the family from Australia to the US. ( )
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If the past had been different, then perhaps Samuel wouldn't have disappeared on his twelfth birthday. But the circumstances of his birth, a holiday as a baby, the tragic past of his beloved grandfather, and his own sense of self all lead to a quiet vanishing, a dramatic rescue, and a perfect discovery. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.… (more)

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