Autumn Journey by Priscilla Cummings

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When his family comes to live on his grandfather's farm in Pennsylvania while his father is out of work, eleven-year-old Will must deal with his father's distant behavior, his grandfather's heart attack, and caring for a goose he has shot.

About Priscilla Cummings

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Priscilla Cummings ( is the author of Red Kayak and A Face First, among other titles. She lives in Annapolis, Maryland.
Published September 1, 1997 by Dutton Juvenile. 144 pages
Genres: Children's Books. Fiction

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A lyrical tale of a family pushed to the edge: In separate stories that eventually converge, a young Canada goose is wounded by a young boy, Will, who is trying to cope with the disintegration of his family.

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Even on the first day of school, his dad runs the pickup off the road and sits there crying, and Will feels powerless (""Will wanted to help more than anything else in the world.

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