The Resource The Land of Decoration, Grace McCleen

The Land of Decoration, Grace McCleen

Label
The Land of Decoration
Title
The Land of Decoration
Statement of responsibility
Grace McCleen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Judith and her father don't have much - their house is full of dusty relics, reminders of the mother she's never known. But Judith sees the world with the clear Eyes of Faith, and where others might see rubbish, Judith sees possibility. Bullied at school, she finds solace in making a model of the Promised Land - little people made from pipe cleaners, a sliver of moon, luminous stars and a mirror sea - a world of wonder that Judith calls The Land of Decoration. Perhaps, she thinks, if she makes it snow indoors (using shaving foam and cotton wool and cellophane) there will be no school on Monday...Sure enough, when Judith opens her curtains the next day, the world beyond her window has turned white. She has performed her first miracle. And that's when her troubles begin
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS
Literary form
novels
The Land of Decoration, Grace McCleen
Label
The Land of Decoration, Grace McCleen
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Judith and her father don't have much. But Judith sees the world with the clear Eyes of Faith. Bullied at school, she finds solace in making a model of the Promised Land - a world of wonder that Judith calls The Land of Decoration. Perhaps, she thinks, if she makes it snow indoors (using shaving foam and cotton wool and cellophane) there will be no school on Monday... Sure enough, when Judith opens her curtains the next day, the world beyond her window has turned white. She has performed her first miracle. And that's when her troubles begin. With its intensely taut storytelling and gorgeous prose, The Land of Decoration is a heartbreaking story of good and evil, belief and doubt
Control code
14151028
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9780701186814
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Kotui multi-version record.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MH_89523
  • (OCoLC)761380415

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