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The Dry
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,540. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Weather
In 1895 between the freedom of slaves and the implementation of child labor laws, children were being used as "slaves" in the coal mining industry in America. This is a story about a newspaper man who goes in search of missing mine children and his son who goes in search of him when he goes missing. What Elliot Sweeney finds is a fantastical world rules by giant insects.