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Wild Things

Clay Carmichael

Celebrated by Kirkus Reviews as a Best Children’s Book of the Year, Wild Things is Clay Carmichael’s stunning debut novel. Following the death of her mentally ill mother, 11-year-old Zoe moves to North Carolina to live with her uncle, a metal sculptor named Henry. It doesn’t take long for the sharp-tongued Zoe to warm to some of the town’s eccentric residents, including a woods dwelling teenager, who helps Zoe in unexpected ways. “Carmichael uses a sure, light touch to portray the gradual blooming of trust among the story’s many wild things in this satisfying tale.”—Booklist

Celebrated by Kirkus Reviews as a Best Children’s Book of the Year, Wild Things is Clay Carmichael’s stunning debut novel. Following the death of her mentally ill mother, 11-year-old Zoe moves to North Carolina to live with her uncle, a metal sculptor named Henry. It doesn’t take long for the sharp-tongued Zoe to warm to some of the town’s eccentric residents, including a woods dwelling teenager, who helps Zoe in unexpected ways. “Carmichael uses a sure, light touch to portray the gradual blooming of trust among the story’s many wild things in this satisfying tale.”—Booklist
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Celebrated by Kirkus Reviews as a Best Children’s Book of the Year, Wild Things is Clay Carmichael’s stunning debut novel. Following the death of her mentally ill mother, 11-year-old Zoe moves to North Carolina to live with her uncle, a metal sculptor named Henry. It doesn’t take long for the sharp-tongued Zoe to warm to some of the town’s eccentric residents, including a woods dwelling teenager, who helps Zoe in unexpected ways. “Carmichael uses a sure, light touch to portray the gradual blooming of trust among the story’s many wild things in this satisfying tale.”—Booklist

Language:

English

Narrators:

Liz Morton, Nicole Poole

Length:

6h 50m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

08:21


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

31:00


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

30:18


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

31:24


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

11:58


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

20:25


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

13:49


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

17:53


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

10:18


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

12:17


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

22:42


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

19:09


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

16:15


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

18:38


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

25:15


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

22:08


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

20:12


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

18:49


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

12:21


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

19:14


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

11:45


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

13:57


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:16