A good courage

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Morrow Junior Books, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 245 pages
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Having been dragged by his mother from one commune to another as she searches for a place to belong, fourteen-year-old Ty finds conditions at the new place, the Kingdom, intolerable, even while realizing that for some, such as his mother, this way of life is a haven.

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User Review  - Natalie Garside - Goodreads

I read this years ago and still have a copy on my shelf, the story stayed with me long after I finished it. A truly interesting read. Read full review

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User Review  - Jenny - Goodreads

Tie-Dye Rainey, or Ty, has been dragged from one commune to another his whole life. Now they are members of the Kingdom of Yahweh. Children are used as servants and they labor without days off, with ... Read full review


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Stephanie S. Tolan is the author of more than twenty books for young readers, including "Welcome to the Ark, Flight of the Raven, " and the Newbery Honor-winning novel "Surviving the Applewhites". She lives on a little lake in a big woods in Charlotte, North Carolina, with her husband (Bob), two dogs (Coyote and Samantha), two fish (Blanche and Noir), and plenty of outdoor creatures.

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