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by Margaret Buffie

  • ISBN: 0919964834
  • Category: Сhildren's books
  • Author: Margaret Buffie
  • Subcategory: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Kids Can Press (1987)
  • Pages: 192 pages
  • FB2 size: 1999 kb
  • EPUB size: 1962 kb
  • Rating: 4.9
  • Votes: 243
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Frances Rain? Photo by Margaret Buffie.

Frances Rain? Photo by Margaret Buffie. Who is Frances Rain? was my first published novel. It has had many different covers, and I hope to post them someday. But the one above is the most recent - and was made for the 20th anniversary of the publication of this novel.

Then it dawned on me. What the heck was I feeling so contented about? I pushed my face farther into the soft pillow and sighed. If I got out of bed, I’d have to face my family y back

Then it dawned on me. If I got out of bed, I’d have to face my family y back. Dinner had been pretty bad again and to make matters worse, Alex Bird had been there taking the whole thing in. He and Evan had spent the afternoon catching pickerel way off in the southwest corner of the lake when the storm hit. They’d found shelter with a young couple who’d set up a permanent home and planned to run a trapline in the winter.

Who is Frances Rain? (1987) Kids Can Press. US Title; The Haunting of Frances Rain, Scholastic Publishing: winner of the Young Adult Canadian Book Award - The Canadian Library Association. The Warnings (1989), original title; The Guardian Circle, Kids Can Press, Canada International Youth Library Notable Book. My Mother's Ghost (1992) Kids Can Press; nominated for a Governor General's Award. The Dark Garden (1995) Kids Can Press; winner of the McNally Robinson Book for Young People. Angels Turn Their Backs (1998) Kids Can Press; New York Public Library Books for the Teenager, 1999.

Who Is Frances Rain? book. Normally a vacation at her grandmother's northern Manitoba cottage is the highlight of the year, but this summer the whole family is going along, including her new stepfather whom she detests.

Who Is Frances Rain? Margaret Buffie. As a young girl gathers clues about a ghost's identity, she finds ways to help her family. Welcome to Literature Tube Archieve The free online library containing 450000+ books. Read books for free from anywhere and from any device. Listen to books in audio format instead of reading.

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Who is Frances Rain? has been challenged and banned a number of times, for its inclusion of both the paranormal and an unwed mother. women such as Lizzie, who are learning to make their own way in our modern world.

Author: Margaret Buffie ISBN 10: 0670824666. Title: Who is Frances Rain?. Item Condition: used item in a good condition. Additional Product Features. Place of Publication. Read full description. See details and exclusions. See all 3 pre-owned listings.

This was the first Margaret Buffie book I read and it's one of my favourites. I especially liked the setting and the use of the supernatural, but mostly it's the characters that interested me. I loved Lizzie's humour and all the struggles with her family. An Excellent, Well-Written Book. Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 19 years ago. Lizzie and her family visit Grandma ("Gran") at her Canadian cottage near Rain Island. The good thing is, Lizzie gets to relax and enjoy herself. The bad thing is, her rowdy family gets into arguments during their stay, due to the presence of Toothy Tim, Lizzie's new step-father.

In this 20th-anniverary edition of the novel by Margaret Buffie, it's going to be a long, hot summer for 15-year-old Lizzie. Normally a vacation at her grandmother's northern Manitoba cottage is the highlight of the year, but this summer the whole family is going along, including her new stepfather whom she detests. To escape the family's bickering, Lizzie explores a nearby island, where she finds the remains of an old cabin and uncovers a pair of spectacles. When she tries on the old glasses she is surprised to find herself watching a woman and girl from the past. Lizzie is determined to find out who these ghosts are, and why they are appearing to her. Enlisting the help of her grandmother's teenage neighbor, Alex, she puts together clues about the ghosts' identities and in doing so, finds a way to help her estranged family reunite. It's a compelling story, carrying young readers from the present to the past and back again.

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