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In Blue Creek Cañon

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Author: Anna Chapin Ray
Published: 1892
Language: English
Wordcount: 65,728 / 190 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 62.4
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 543
Added to site: 2007.12.25
mnybks.net#: 19498
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r romp with his children, lavishing upon them all the love of which his great, generous nature was capable.

For the sake of her husband, Mrs. Burnam had willingly cut herself adrift from her family and friends in New York, and for sixteen years she had patiently followed him here and there through the West; now living in camp for a summer, now boarding at tiny country hotels, in order to be within driving distance of his party; now left for months at a time in the busy solitude of a great city hotel, while Mr. Burnam was far away in unexplored forests, and often, as now, settled near him for a few months of housekeeping which should give her children at least a slight knowledge of home life and its charms.

Two years after her marriage, a little son had come to her, and, soon after that, a daughter had helped to fill out the family circle. It seemed to Mrs. Burnam but a few months since then; but Howard was fourteen now, and Allie twelve, while, two years before this time, a third child had come

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Average Rating of 5 from 1 reviews: *****
2008.03.22
Maddie
*****

This story is about 6 young friends and their lives in Blue Creek Canon. I liked it a lot, it's a really good book.


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