The car

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Fourteen-year-old Terry Anders is a 1990s Huck Finn, with parents as neglectful as Pap. Like Huck, he escapes, not on a raft but by constructing a kit car. "Besides evoking a type of independence and tough-mindedness that will appeal to teens, this provocative novel introduces and explores some interesting philosophies of life while stressing the value of learning from experience."-- Publishers Weekly
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Grouped Work ID 216c8aa6-208b-5f2f-ba32-50c5a4cb7229
Grouping Title car
Grouping Author paulsen gary
Grouping Category book
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author Gary Paulsen
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display_description A teenager left on his own travels west in a kit car he built himself, and along the way picks up two Vietnam veterans, who take him on an eye-opening journey.
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subject_facet Automobiles -- Fiction, Travel -- Fiction, Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Veterans -- Fiction, Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Veterans -- Fiction
title_display The car
title_full The Car, The car / Gary Paulsen
title_short The car
topic_facet Automobiles, Travel, Veterans, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature