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Dancing Carl

by Gary Paulsen

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Published by Puffin Books in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


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As winter progresses, the strange man in the worn flight jacket dances frequently on the ice of the rink, expressing more with his movements than most people do with words.

Edition Notes

Statementby Gary Paulsen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P2843 Dan 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination105 p. ;
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2735848M
ISBN 100140322418
LC Control Number86030245
OCLC/WorldCa14819540

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Get this from a library! Dancing Carl. [Gary Paulsen] -- As winter progresses, the strange man in the worn flight jacket dances frequently on the ice of the rink, expressing more with his movements than most people do with words, and twelve-year-olds Marsh. Listening to your own drummer would be an good way to describe the theme in "Dancing Carl."." He is a character that is not recognized for his better qualities because of the way he lives his life.

Dancing Carl, Gary Paulsen’s first novel, was a ALA Best Book for Young Adults and a Notable Children’s Trade Book for the Language Arts. In the winter, life in McKinley, Minnesota, revolves around the rinks, where kids play hockey and grown-ups skate to scratchy phonograph records. Dancing Carl, Gary Paulsen's first novel, was a ALA Best Book for Young Adults and a Notable Children's Trade Book for the Language the winter, life in McKinley, Minnesota, revolves around the rinks, where kids play hockey and grown-ups skate to scratchy phonograph records.


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Dancing Carl is about two boys named Marsh and Willy, who observed a man named Carl dancing at the ice rinks and has a secret. The boys live in McKinley, Minnesota where the summer life is about fishing and yard work, including chores.

During the winter, however, its about skating and hockey. Carl, who takes care of the rinks in the winter, is an alcoholic and is a good ice skater/5. It is Marsh and Willy who discover the terrible secret behind Carl's dance, a secret that threatens to destroy him. But a small miracle occurs, and Carl's dance becomes a fragile and tentative expression of hope and the healing power of love.

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Then, the year Marsh and his best friend, Willy, are twelve, Carl appears at the rink, wearing a battered, old 4/5(5). In the winter, life in McKinley, Minnesota, revolves around the rinks, where kids play hockey and grown-ups skate to scratchy phonograph records.

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In the winter, life in McKinley, Minnesota, revolves around the rinks, where kids play hockey and grown-ups skate to scratchy phonograph records. But a small miracle occurs, and Carl’s dance becomes a fragile and tentative expression of hope and the healing power of love.

An ALA Best Book for Young Adults. © Gary Paulsen (P) Brilliance Audio, Inc. Critic Reviews “Filled with poetry and with life an insightful, beautifully written story.”.

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Events unfold through the eyes of Marsh, an average twelve-year-old. His life is contentedly ordinary: in summer.

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