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The year of the Sawdust Man

by A. LaFaye

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Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana
    • Subjects:
    • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction,
    • Divorce -- Fiction,
    • Remarriage -- Fiction,
    • Louisiana -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      In 1934, when her mother leaves her and her father, eleven-year-old Nissa tries to cope with the gossip of her small Louisiana town and the changes in her own life.

      Edition Notes

      Sequel: Nissa"s place.

      StatementA. LaFaye.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.L1413 Ye 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination220 p ;
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL668696M
      ISBN 100689815131
      LC Control Number97014501
      OCLC/WorldCa36824730

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Nissa says, Mama always came home on Sundays smelling like sawdust. Now she wonders if the rumors are true. Nissa was a big reason I enjoyed this book.4/5. THE YEAR OF THE SAWDUST MAN is unforgettable. Nissa's emotional struggle after her mother's disappearance is realistic and proves that while children are never to be blamed for the separation of their parents, it is hard for them to overcome that initial sense of guilt/5(3).

THE YEAR OF THE SAWDUST MAN is unforgettable. Nissa's emotional struggle after her mother's disappearance is realistic and proves that while children are never to be blamed for the separation of their parents, it is hard for them to overcome that initial sense of guilt.

The book also explores various explanations on why adults separate, the /5. Compassionate and poetic, The Year of the Sawdust Man is an insightful novel about grief The year of the Sawdust Man book growth, “plumbing the depths of a painful situation to surface triumphantly with compassion and humor” (Publishers Weekly).

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Living in the small town of Harper, Louisiana, with a mama like hers, circahas led to lots of mean rumors. But now Mama is gone, and all the townsfolk talk about is who she might have run off with. Nissa’s memories of the Sundays her mama would come home smelling of sawdust lead her to suspect the rumors could be s: 1.

Book Review: The Year of the Sawdust Man Novem Decem A. Cook Leave a comment Nissa Bergen comes home from school one day to find her free-spirited mother gone and her mother’s favorite.

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The Year of the Sawdust Man: Teaching Guide Pre-Reading The Year of the Sawdust Man by A. LaFaye What do you think the title could mean. If you had to title your own life now it would be “The Year of the.” what. About the Book Most folks in Harper Louisiana, think that Heirah, Nissa Bergen’s free-spirited mother, is crazy.

the year of the sawdust man by A. LaFaye ‧ RELEASE DATE: June 1, Her mother's sudden, wordless departure drives Nissa, 11, into mental instability. THE YEAR OF THE SAWDUST MAN is unforgettable. Nissa's emotional struggle after her mother's disappearance is realistic and proves that while children are never to be blamed for the separation of their parents, it is hard for them to overcome that initial sense of guilt.

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Her mother's sudden, wordless departure drives Nissa, 11, into mental instability in this searching, character-driven debut. Moody and flamboyant, Heirah Rae was neither happy nor accepted in tiny Harper, Louisiana, and although she had briefly escaped before, this time it is permanent.

Battered by waves of grief, rage, love, longing, and guilt, Nissa becomes even more mercurial. Greetings, My name is Art Majerus also known as the Sawdust Man. I have been selling my turnings since and have been a full time Wood Turner since I continue to expand my skills and add new product to my shows.

In addition to attending Art & Craft Shows in around 20 cities throughout the year I have also shared my skills with others.“A. LaFaye surpasses the lyricism and emotional depth of her sparkling debut, The Year of the Sawdust Man, in this s will be moved as Nissa comes to view Heirah Rae’s flight as an act of courage and a spur for Nissa to make her own dream of a library in Harper come true.”.Sawdust in His Shoes Eloise Jarvis McGraw.

Stars on Goodreads Read Reviews. An outsider becomes a hero and a boy becomes a man in this classic coming-of-age tale from the heyday of the three-ring circus, by three-time Newbery Honor Book author Eloise Jarvis : Eloise Jarvis Mcgraw.