Use coupon NIKONEXTRA10 & get additional 10% discount on nikon cameras The new Samsung Galaxy Core 2 available at Rs. 11,899 Use coupon HDD400 for additional Rs.400 discount on HDDs Fujifilm Instax mini 8 Instant Camera at Lowest Price of Rs.5,399 Buy anything and everything under Rs.299
Grist

Grist (Library Binding)

By Author : Heather Waldorf 
R 1,194 ($ 20.3) (£ 11.18)
+ (Sourcing Fee: R 239 )




Imported Edition.


Also Available In:

Edition Price Availability
Paperback 2006 476 In Stock.
Ships in 5 - 7 Days. FREE Shipping in India
Check Delivery to my Area

Grist Description

Canadian Children's Book Centre Our Choice, 2007

White Pine Honour Book, 2008

Evergreen Teen Book Award Nominee, 2009

No one is who they seem to be in Charlie's world. Not her father, the boy she likes, or even the mysterious man from her mother's funeral.

Sixteen-year-old Charlie, an ambitious and dedicated writer who thinks her small-town life doesn't offer any material for her work, is sure of three things:

  • That her blow-up at her tactless creative writing teacher must have contributed to his heart attack,
  • That she doesn't want to spend her summer with her father's girlfriend and her triplets,
  • And that she has to get away.

She decides to spend the summer with her grandmother on remote Lake Ringrose in northern Ontario, where she thinks she can laze on a hammock all summer and get in touch with her mother's roots. Instead, she steps into a series of unexpected adventures that will alter her view of what seemed a dull and tedious existence. For one thing, she agrees to compete in the gruelling Four Islands Race. Then she falls for Kerry, a handsome local hunk, and wants to tell him how she feels. As revelation upon revelation builds, she discovers the unthinkable: Kerry is her half-brother and the man she's always taken to be her father isn't after all. And then there's the mystery of the Chocolate Moose Man, an almost mythical figure who turned up at her mother's funeral thirteen years before.

It's all rich grist for a keen-eyed young writer's mill, as Charlie learns that the best material comes not from exciting travels and circumstances, but from journeys to new places inside herself.


Book Details


Title: Grist
Publisher:
Author: Heather Waldorf
Edition: Library Binding
ISBN: 1439552452
EAN: 9781439552452
No. of Pages: 228
Publish Date: 2008-09-18
Binding: Library Binding
Category(s): Family - General;Social Issues - Adolescence;Juvenile Fiction;Authors;Family secrets;Fiction;Illegit
Deliverable Countries: This product ships to Restricted International (Books).

Discussion : Grist

See Discussion
* The book summary and image may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
* Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily buy book.
* These books are NOT available for reading online or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
* Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.

www.infibeam.com/Books is the biggest online bookstore in India for sale of books at best price - fiction, literature, audiobooks, study guides, novels, story books, rare books, textbooks and books by popular authors. These are available in various editions and bindings e.g. paperback and at best discount.
International Exam Books