The Middle of Everywhere pdf epub fb2

The Middle of Everywhere by Monique Polak pdf epub fb2

The Middle of Everywhere Author: Monique Polak
Title: The Middle of Everywhere
ISBN: 1554690900
ISBN13: 978-1554690909
Other Formats: lit mbr lrf txt
Pages: 208 pages
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers; 1st Edition edition (October 1, 2009)
Language: English
Category: Teen & Young Adult
Size PDF version: 1551 kb
Size EPUB version: 1290 kb
Subcategory: Literature & Fiction

Noah Thorpe is spending the school term in¬†George River, in Quebec's Far North, where his dad is an English teacher in the Inuit community. Noah's not too keen about living in the middle of nowhere, but getting away from Montreal has one big advantage: he gets a break from the bully at his old school. But Noah learns that problems have a way of following you—no matter how far you travel. To the Inuit kids, Noah is a qallunaaq—a southerner, someone ignorant of the customs of the North. Noah thinks the Inuit have a strange way of looking at the world, plus they eat raw meat and seal blubber. Most have never left George River—a town that doesn't even have its own doctor, let alone a McDonald's. But Noah's views change when he goes winter camping and realizes he will have to learn a few lessons from his Inuit buddies if he wants to make it home.