Death Benefits
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Royce (aka Rolly) is having a bad year. Not only has his mother dragged him across the country in order to be close to her aged father Arthur, a celebrated cellist, but he's also recovering from mono. When he convinces his mother to let him finish the school year by correspondence, he's left feeling isolated and lonely, and spends his time watching TV and plotting ways to get back to his friends in Nova Scotia. But before his plans can be implemented, his grandfather has a small stroke. Suddenly Arthur needs more care than Royce's mother can provide and, after a couple of hired care aides quit, Royce is pressed into service.

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Street Date:
10/01/2010
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781554694570
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B0056KTSIO
Reading Level:
UG
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Lexile code:
HL: High-Low
Lexile measure:
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APA Citation (style guide)

Sarah N. Harvey. (2010). Death Benefits. Orca Book Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sarah N. Harvey. 2010. Death Benefits. Orca Book Publishers.

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Sarah N. Harvey, Death Benefits. Orca Book Publishers, 2010.

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Sarah N. Harvey. Death Benefits. Orca Book Publishers, 2010. Web.

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