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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English



  • Colorado


  • Avalanches -- Fiction.,
  • Divorce -- Fiction.,
  • Colorado -- Fiction.

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About the Edition

Upset over his parent"s impending divorce, fourteen-year-old Scott goes to visit his brother in Colorado where they are both nearly buried by an avalanche.

Edition Notes

Statementby Ron Roy ; illustrated by Robert MacLean.
ContributionsMacLean, Robert, 1926- ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R8139 Av 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p. :
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4256788M
ISBN 100525260609
LC Control Number81002224

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