Cover of: Ten miles from Winnemucca | Thelma Hatch Wyss

Ten miles from Winnemucca

  • 154 Pages
  • 2.94 MB
  • 6179 Downloads
  • English
by
HarperTrophy , New York
Runaways -- Fiction, Homeless persons -- Fiction, Self-reliance -- Fiction, Loneliness -- Fiction, Stepfamilies -- Fi
About the Edition

When his mother and her new husband take off on a long honeymoon and his new stepbrother throws his belongings out the window, sixteen-year-old Martin J. Miller takes off in his Jeep and settles in Red Rock, Idaho, where he finds a job, enrolls in school, and suffers from loneliness.

Other titles10 miles from Winnemucca, Winnemucca
StatementThelma Hatch Wyss.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.W998 Te 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22989235M
ISBN 100064473341
OCLC/WorldCa54359786

Marty's trusty Jeep runs low on gas in Red Rock, Idaho, so he takes a job at a burger joint and enrolls in school. The title refers to Marty's realization that "No matter where I found myself in the cities of the world New York City, Istanbul, Athens, Seattle, or Red Rock I would always be just ten miles from Winnemucca in  › Books › Teen & Young Adult › Literature & Fiction.

TEN MILES FROM WINNEMUCCA Thelma Hatch Wyss, Author. HarperCollins $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book. The humorous, self-deprecating Get this from a library. Ten miles from Winnemucca. [Thelma Hatch Wyss] -- When his mother and her new husband take off on a long honeymoon and his new stepbrother throws his belongings out the window, sixteen-year-old Martin J.

Miller takes off in his Jeep and settles in   Ten Miles from Winnemucca was one of the Ten miles from Winnemucca book books I have ever read. The plot was very interesting, the characters were described perfectly, and it is interesting to read what happens next. Overall, this is an enjoyable  › Shop › Teen Books.

Stories of runaways and survival attract middle-grade readers nearly as well as a short format. This boasts the added attractions of solid, sometimes poetic writing, a great, self-deprecating sense of humor, and a zippy pace that will keep readers interested.

Sixteen-year-old Martin Miller has grown up with his widowed Mom Miller in Winnemucca, Nevada. Martin feels entirely comfortable Ten Miles from Winnemucca Library Binding – Febru by Thelma Hatch Wyss (Author) › Books › Teen & Young Adult › Literature & Fiction. When his mother and her new husband take off on a long honeymoon and his new stepbrother throws his belongings out the window, sixteen-year-old Martin J.

Miller takes off in his Jeep and settles in Red Rock, Idaho, where he finds a job, enrolls in school, and suffers from :// THE 10 BEST Winnemucca Hotels.

Description Ten miles from Winnemucca EPUB

The #1 Best Value of 24 places to stay in Winnemucca. Free Wifi. Free parking. Town House Motel. Show Prices. #2 Best Value of 24 places to stay in Winnemucca. Free Wifi. Free parking. Special offer. Hotel website.

Best Western Plus Gold Country Inn. Show Prices. 3, reviews. #3 Best Value of 24 places to stay in :// Thelma Hatch Wyss lives in Salt Lake City, Utah. She is married. She is the author of Here at the Scenic-Vu Motel, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults; Ten Miles from Winnemucca, a Junior Library Guild Selection and a Bank Street College Best Book of the Year; and on the McElderry list, Bear Dancer: The Story of a Ute Girl, which won the Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Association Thelma Hatch Wyss lives in Salt Lake City, Utah.

She is the author of Here at the Scenic-Vu Motel, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults; Ten Miles from Winnemucca, a Junior Library Guild Selection and a Bank Street College Best Book of the Year; and on the McElderry list, Bear Dancer: The Story of a Ute Girl, which won the Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Association Regional Book Award   Hotel Winnemucca NV I is offering accommodation in Winnemucca.

Featuring a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, the 2-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The Check-in was incredible.

I arrived very late and I was greeted with a smile and kind ://   Featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, this motel is miles from Winners Casino in Winnemucca, NV.

Details Ten miles from Winnemucca EPUB

All rooms include cable TV with extended channels. A launderette is located on site. Each air-conditioned room at Motel 6 Winnemucca features an en suite bathroom.

All rooms include colourful decor and light wood :// Best Winnemucca Hotels with a Swimming Pool on Tripadvisor: Find 2, traveller reviews, candid photos, and prices for 13 hotels with a swimming pool in Winnemucca, :// The cheapest way to get from Winnemucca to Boise costs only $30, and the quickest way takes just 5 hours.

The distance between Winnemucca and Boise is miles. The road distance is miles. Get driving directions Book your Winnemucca to Boise Best Winnemucca Hotels on Tripadvisor: Find 3, traveller reviews, candid photos, and prices for hotels in Winnemucca, Nevada, United :// Book the Best Winnemucca Hotels on Tripadvisor: Find 3, traveller reviews, candid photos, and prices for hotels in Winnemucca, Nevada, United :// ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices.

We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recycled packaging with free standard shipping on U.S. orders over $ High school seniors find themselves housed at a rundown hotel in Wyss's comic novel.

Ages up. (Apr.) It’s a little less than ten miles long and climbs a couple thousand feet to reach the massive stone “M” overlooking the city. It gets hot during the day, so be sure to wake up early if you want to hike it.

Download Ten miles from Winnemucca FB2

Lake Tahoe is near Carson City and is within a three-hour drive of Winnemucca. It's known for being an outdoor adventure mecca in UTAH CHILDREN'S WRITERS AND ILLUSTRATORS. Announcement List--J Walton, illustrated by Julie Olson, HERD OF COWS, FLOCK OF SHEEP, Gibbs Smith, picture book.

from Thelma Hatch Wyss, TEN MILES FROM WINNEMUCCA, HarperCollins. July Aug THE HERO will be the featured book on the Teen Book Club of the internet Chapter-a-Day   WYSS, Thelma Hatch PERSONAL: Born Novemin Bancroft, ID; daughter of A. Wilder (a rancher) and Agatha Pratt (Van Orden) Hatch; married Lawrence   Carolyn Coman’s Printz honor book.

Many Stones. Coming to a new land, a land of hope and dreams of freedom, is the basis of the First Person Fiction series.

Edwidge Danticat’s. Behind the Mountains. is the story of year-old Celiane’s journey from her beloved home in the mountains of Haiti to join her Papa in the strange world of Save on popular hotels near Humboldt Museum, Winnemucca: Browse Expedia's selection of 13 hotels and places to stay closest to Humboldt Museum.

Find cheap deals and discount rates among them that best fit your budget. It's simple to book your hotel with Expedia. Hotels near Humboldt Museum, Winnemucca on Tripadvisor: Find 3, traveller reviews, 1, candid photos, and prices for 17 hotels near Humboldt Museum in Winnemucca, :// Campgrounds in Winnemucca: Reviews, Prices, Book Online- including Model T Casino & RV Park.

Campgrounds in Winnemucca: Reviews, Prices, Book Online- including Model T Casino & RV Park. miles away from Winnemucca. $25 starting/night Pinehurst Resort 0 miles away from Winnemucca Hotels near New Frontier RV Park, Winnemucca on Tripadvisor: Find 4, traveler reviews, 1, candid photos, and prices for 22 hotels near New Frontier RV Park in Winnemucca, ://   The Central Pacific rails reached Winnemucca on September 16th,and was officially opened to Winnemucca on October 1st, The "Champion" was the first locomotive into town.

There was no celebration at Winnemucca at the time of its arrival, Hotels near Bella Grazia, Winnemucca on Tripadvisor: Find 4, traveler reviews, 1, candid photos, and prices for 22 hotels near Bella Grazia in Winnemucca, :// Save on popular hotels near Winnemucca Golf Course, Winnemucca: Browse Expedia's selection of 17 hotels and places to stay closest to Winnemucca Golf Course.

Find cheap deals and discount rates among them that best fit your budget. It's simple to book your hotel with Expedia. Rome2rio makes travelling from Riverside to Winnemucca easy. Rome2rio is a door-to-door travel information and booking engine, helping you get to and from any location in the world.

Find all the transport options for your trip from Riverside to Winnemucca right ://. Event in author’s life that influenced the book. Spinelli, Jerry. Stargirl. New York: A. Knopf, Distributed by Random House, c, p. Compare events in book to your own life Share a favorite scene or event.

Wyss, Thelma Hatch. Ten miles from Winnemucca. New York: HarperCollins, c, p. Audience participation Ask questions Ten Miles from Winnemucca, a Junior Library Guild Selection and a.

Bank Street College Best Book of the Year; and on the McElderry list, Bear Dancer: The Story of a Ute Girl, which won the Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Association Regional Book Award and was ://?id=EL9ERsYLLpQC.

A frothy but refreshingly unportentous tale about an Idaho girl who forms a romantic attachment to the ghost of her cousin Roseanne's fiancÇ, shot down over the Pacific on the day Jada was born 16 years ago.

Jada's helping out on Uncle Mac's farm, taking up the slack for pretty, malingering Aunt May, who spends summers in bed doing her nails and reading women's magazines