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Garbage Creek: And Other Stories

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Filled with realistic dialogue and evocatively detailed settings, these stories engage kids with situations they can relate to and care about--coping with people different than oneself, protecting the environment, finding the money to buy the things one wants, caring for animals, adapting to new environments.
Hardcover, 132 pages
Published September 22nd 1997 by Groundwood Books (first published 1997)
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Love it. Lots read it as a kid and still read it now. Got my kids into it too.
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William Dempsey Valgardson (born 7 May 1939) is a Canadian novelist, short story writer, and poet. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and raised in Gimli, Manitoba, he completed his BA at United College, BEd at the University of Manitoba, and his MFA at the University of Iowa. He was a long-time professor of writing at the University of Victoria in British Columbia.

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