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Billy Creekmore: A Novel

Authors: Porter, Tracey
Publisher: HarperCollins
BISAC/Subject: JUV001000, JUV013050, JUV016150
ISBN: 9780062017628, Related ISBNs: 0062017624, 9780060775728, 9780062017628
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 336,
Audience: Children/juvenile
Synopsis:

He is a motherless child,
a coal miner,
a circus star,
a con artist,
a seer,
a hero,
and a survivor.

This is the tale of Billy Creekmore, a young boy with mystifying powers and the gift of storytelling. But his life in the Guardian Angels Orphanage is cruel and bleak, and when a stranger comes to claim Billy, he sets off on an extraordinary journey. From the coal mines of West Virginia to the world of a traveling circus, he searches for the secrets of his past, his future, and his own true self.

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