The WOLF by Barbalet

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The haunting howl of a wolf keeps Tal and his family captive in their own house at night, until Tal decides to face his fears head on.
 

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Published January 1, 1991 by Viking.
Genres: Children's Books, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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An allegory concerning fear, with an almost painfully dark, heavy atmosphere: When a wolf begins to prowl outside each night, testing doors and windows, the lives of a mother and her children become cheerless and circumscribed.

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Barbalet's first children's book is a contemporary gothic parable about confronting fear. Her brisk text describes the mounting terror of three children and their mother whose tranquil life is shatter

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Barbalet's first children's book is a contemporary gothic parable about confronting fear.

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