Natalie Kusz Road Song

ISBN 13: 9780060974251

Road Song

3.88 avg rating
( 291 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780060974251: Road Song

When she was six years old, Natalie Kusz left Los Angeles with her family and headed north to Alaska on a classic quest for freedom, a house on the land, and a more wholesome way of living. Here is hery and survival in an unforgiving environment. "Riveting. . . ."--Los Angeles Times. Serial rights to McCall's and Harper's.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

In 1969, when she was six years old, Natalie Kusz, with her parents and three siblings, left Los Angeles and headed north to Alaska on a classic quest for freedom, a house on the land, and a more wholesome way of living. As with so many pioneers in our history, a heroic struggle and hardships of epic proportions lay ahead of them. What makes their adventure so remarkable is that it happened barely twenty years ago.

From Library Journal:

In 1969, when Kusz was six years old, she moved with her family from Los Angeles to Alaska, where they hoped to create an alternative homesteading lifestyle. So much for that idyll: within a year, Kusz was attacked by a neighbor's sled-dog, who tore away one side of her face, causing, among other injuries, the loss of an eye. Kusz was not expected to survive, but did; she underwent years of grueling surgery and recovery. Kusz not only survived but prevailed: she is a writer of exquisite grace and compelling voice. Only 27, Kusz has already been given a 1989 Whiting Writers Award and the 1990 General Electric Younger Writers Award for her work. This beautifully written memoir is a testament to the importance of family, honesty, courage, and hope. Very highly recommended.
- Anne Washburn, Smith, Helms, Mulliss & Moore Lib., Greensboro, N.C.
Copyright 1990 Reed Business Information, Inc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Natalie Kusz
Published by Perennial (1991)
ISBN 10: 0060974257 ISBN 13: 9780060974251
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Perennial, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060974257

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.06
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Kusz, Natalie
Published by Perennial
ISBN 10: 0060974257 ISBN 13: 9780060974251
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
CAMBRIDGE BOOKSTORE
(Brighton, MA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Perennial. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0060974257 Brand NEW Book ~ May have light shelf-wear; Top-right corner of front end page has been clipped. Bookseller Inventory # Z0060974257ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.06
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Natalie Kusz
Published by Perennial (1991)
ISBN 10: 0060974257 ISBN 13: 9780060974251
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Perennial, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060974257

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Natalie Kusz
ISBN 10: 0060974257 ISBN 13: 9780060974251
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800609742511.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
20.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.06
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds