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Navigating Early

Clare Vanderpool

"Just the sort of book that saves lives by igniting a passion for reading." -James Patterson "Reminiscent of Huckleberry Finn." -The Wall Street Journal A Michael L. Printz Honor Winner From the author of Newbery Medal winner Moon Over Manifest comes the odyssey-like adventure of two boys' incredible quest on the Appalachian Trail. When Jack Baker's father sends him from his home in Kansas to attend a boys' boarding school in Maine, Jack doesn't know what to expect. Certainly not Early Auden, the strangest of boys. Early keeps to himself, reads the number pi as a story, and refuses to accept truths others take for granted. Jack, feeling lonely and out of place, connects with Early, and the two become friends. During a break from school, the boys set out for the Appalachian Trail on a quest for a great black bear. As Jack and Early travel deeper into the mountains, they meet peculiar and dangerous characters, and they make some shocking discoveries. But their adventure is only just beginning. Will Jack's and Early's friendship last the journey? Can the boys make it home alive? An ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection An ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book A New York Times Editor's Choice A New York Times Bestseller An Indie Pick A Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year A Booklist Books for Youth Editors' Choice Selection A BookPage Best Children's Book A Texas Lone Star Reading List Selection A Notable Children's Book in Language Arts Book A Down East Magazine Best of Maine Book A North Carolina Young Adult Book Award Master List Selection An Iowa Children's Choice Award Finalist From the Hardcover edition.

"Just the sort of book that saves lives by igniting a passion for reading." -James Patterson "Reminiscent of Huckleberry Finn." -The Wall Street Journal A Michael L. Printz Honor Winner From the author of Newbery Medal winner Moon Over Manifest comes the odyssey-like adventure of two boys' incredible quest on the Appalachian Trail. When Jack Baker's father sends him from his home in Kansas to attend a boys' boarding school in Maine, Jack doesn't know what to expect. Certainly not Early Auden, the strangest of boys. Early keeps to himself, reads the number pi as a story, and refuses to accept truths others take for granted. Jack, feeling lonely and out of place, connects with Early, and the two become friends. During a break from school, the boys set out for the Appalachian Trail on a quest for a great black bear. As Jack and Early travel deeper into the mountains, they meet peculiar and dangerous characters, and they make some shocking discoveries. But their adventure is only just beginning. Will Jack's and Early's friendship last the journey? Can the boys make it home alive? An ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection An ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book A New York Times Editor's Choice A New York Times Bestseller An Indie Pick A Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year A Booklist Books for Youth Editors' Choice Selection A BookPage Best Children's Book A Texas Lone Star Reading List Selection A Notable Children's Book in Language Arts Book A Down East Magazine Best of Maine Book A North Carolina Young Adult Book Award Master List Selection An Iowa Children's Choice Award Finalist From the Hardcover edition.
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"Just the sort of book that saves lives by igniting a passion for reading." -James Patterson "Reminiscent of Huckleberry Finn." -The Wall Street Journal A Michael L. Printz Honor Winner From the author of Newbery Medal winner Moon Over Manifest comes the odyssey-like adventure of two boys' incredible quest on the Appalachian Trail. When Jack Baker's father sends him from his home in Kansas to attend a boys' boarding school in Maine, Jack doesn't know what to expect. Certainly not Early Auden, the strangest of boys. Early keeps to himself, reads the number pi as a story, and refuses to accept truths others take for granted. Jack, feeling lonely and out of place, connects with Early, and the two become friends. During a break from school, the boys set out for the Appalachian Trail on a quest for a great black bear. As Jack and Early travel deeper into the mountains, they meet peculiar and dangerous characters, and they make some shocking discoveries. But their adventure is only just beginning. Will Jack's and Early's friendship last the journey? Can the boys make it home alive? An ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection An ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book A New York Times Editor's Choice A New York Times Bestseller An Indie Pick A Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year A Booklist Books for Youth Editors' Choice Selection A BookPage Best Children's Book A Texas Lone Star Reading List Selection A Notable Children's Book in Language Arts Book A Down East Magazine Best of Maine Book A North Carolina Young Adult Book Award Master List Selection An Iowa Children's Choice Award Finalist From the Hardcover edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Robbie Daymond, Mark Bramhall, Cassandra Campbell

Length:

7h 21m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

03:14


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

12:36


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

10:14


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

10:49


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

11:24


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

13:57


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

08:07


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

09:25


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

05:59


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

11:11


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

11:58


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:12


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

13:04


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

28:35


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

17:05


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

10:34


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

19:50


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:30


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:42


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

08:34


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

22:09


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

20:18


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

09:44


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

13:58


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:30


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

18:31


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

10:55


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

19:06


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

09:27


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

09:53


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:58


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

09:42


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

11:54


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

16:26


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

11:54


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

03:40


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

08:07


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

00:54


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

06:32


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

00:55