Coming Of Age Fiction

A Ship of Pearl: A Novel by Adela Crandell Durkee

By Adela Crandell Durkee

A 1933 financial institution failure in mid-Michigan piles calamity on best of disaster.

Separated from his relatives, twelve year-old Eldie Craine is as much as his eyeballs in unexpected territory: anyone else's outfits, a brand new university, new ideas. And now there is Cecilea.

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