I tell a lie every so often

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux,
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This Twain-like novel features 14-year-old Henry as the wry narrator who tells of his comic adventures in 1848 Missouri. When a lie to his older brother Charles about their cousin being seen living with an Indian tribes leads them on an eventful search, the journey paints a picture of frontier prejudices with seriocomic overtones. A National Book Award Finalist.
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Grouping Title i tell a lie every so often
Grouping Author clements bruce
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Last Grouping Update 2018-10-10 01:06:21AM
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subject_facet Fiction, Honesty -- Juvenile fiction, Missouri -- Juvenile fiction
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title_full I tell a lie every so often / by Bruce Clements
title_short I tell a lie every so often
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