Cover image for Citrus County
Title:
Citrus County
ISBN:
9781934781531
Publication Information:
San Francisco : [McSweeney's], c2010.
Physical Description:
215 p. ; 23 cm.
Abstract:
"There shouldn't be a Citrus County. Teenage romance should be difficult, but not this difficult. Boys like Toby should cause trouble but not this much. The moon should glow gently over children safe in their beds. Uncles in their rockers should be kind. Teachers should guide and inspire. Manatees should laze and palm trees sway and snakes keep to their shady spots under the azalea thickets. The air shouldn't smell like a swamp. The stars should twinkle. Shelby should be her own hero, the first hero of Citrus County. She should rescue her sister from underground, rescue Toby from his life. Her destiny should be a hero's destiny" -- from publisher's web site.
Format:
Book

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