By Zilpha Keatley Snyder
While his academic-minded mom and dad choose to forsake civilization for a desolate tract summer time within the Sierra Nevada mountains, James Fielding figures he’ll be counting the mins until eventually it’s over. yet within the woods sooner or later, he comes upon a powerful deer and turns into fascinated about its majesty and wonder. Then he meets very assorted ladies. Thirteen-year-old Griffin Donahue is “pure and unfastened and beautiful.” Diane Jarrett is a tanned, “hot-pink-bikinied” goddess. Griffin is at one with nature. Diane is slumming on the within sight unique camp, with its decadent luxurious and A-list visitors. while those worlds collide, threatening the life of the stag, James embarks on a quest to discover a pal who’s long gone missing—and to avoid wasting a life.
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