The story of Edgar Sawtelle : a novel

Book
Published 2008
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Summary:

A tale reminiscent of "Hamlet" that also celebrates the alliance between humans and dogs follows speech-disabled Wisconsin youth Edgar, who bonds with three yearling canines and struggles to prove that his sinister uncle is responsible for his father's death.

ISBN:
9780061374234
0061374237
Edition:
1st ed.
Description:
566 pages ; 24 cm
Notes:
Oprah Book Club selection, September 2008.
Contents:
Part I. Forte's Children: A Handful of Leaves
Almondine
Signs
Edgar
Every Nook and Cranny
The Stray
The Litter
Essence
A Thin Sigh
Storm
Part II. Three Griefs: Funeral
The Letters from Fortunate Fields
Lessons and Dreams
Almondine
The Fight
Epi's Stand
Courtship
In the Rain
Part III. What Hands Do: Awakening
Smoke
Hangman
A Way to Know for Sure
Driving Lesson
Trudy
Popcorn Corners
The Texan
Part IV. Chequamegon: Flight
Pirates
Outside Lute
Henry
Ordinary
Engine No. 6615
Glen Papineau
Wind
Return
Almondine
Part V. Poison: Edgar
Trudy
Edgar
Glen Paineau
Edgar
Trudy
Edgar
Glen Paineau
Edgar
Trudy
Edgar
Claude
Edgar
Claude
Edgar
Claude
Trudy
The Sawtelle Dogs.
LCCN:
2008276076
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