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My Near-Death Adventures (99% True!) Alison DeCamp

My Near-Death Adventures (99% True!)

Alison DeCamp

Published
ISBN : 9780385390453
Hardcover
256 pages
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It is 1895. Stan is on a mission to find his long-lost father in the logging camps of Michigan. And hes embellishing all of it in his stupendous scrapbook.There are many things that 11-year-old Stanley Slater would like to have in life, most ofMoreIt is 1895. Stan is on a mission to find his long-lost father in the logging camps of Michigan. And hes embellishing all of it in his stupendous scrapbook.There are many things that 11-year-old Stanley Slater would like to have in life, most of all, a father. But what if Stans missing dad isnt dearly departed after all? Who better to find this absent hero/cowboy/outlaw than manly Stan himself? Unfortunately, Stans fending off his impossible cousin Geri, evil Granny, and Mamas suitors like Cold-Blooded Killer Stinky Pete. If only he could join the River Drive, the most perilous adventure of all, where even a fellows peavey is at risk.Its a wild ride for Stan as he finds out about true manliness. But at least Stan has his scrapbook, full of 200 black-and-white 19th-century advertisements and photos, augmented with his commentary and doodles.Stans tale will leave readers in stitches, but not the kind that require medical attention.