Bless the Beasts & Children, Glendon Swarthout
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Bless the Beasts & Children

Author: Glendon Swarthout

Narrator: Scott Brick

Unabridged: 4 hr 32 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 01/12/2004

Genre: Young Adult Fiction - Coming Of Age

Synopsis

“Send Us A Boy. . . We’ll Send You A Cowboy!” is the slogan of the Box County Boy’s Camp. But for the nail-biters, thumb-suckers and teeth-grinders—the cast-away offspring of parents who are busy traveling, being divorced, remarrying, and garnering fortunes—it’s just another place to find rejection. The other campers and counselors pick upon them mercilessly, calling them “The Bedwetters.” But when a herd of buffalo is slaughtered before their eyes, they are galvanized into action. Their leader, Cotton, takes them on a fantastic mission to sneak out of camp and save the remaining buffalo—and, in the process, to save themselves. But as the raw red Arizona sun rises, they will discover the cost of their one grand moment of glory. . .


From the Compact Disc edition.

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