A Fine White Dust by Cynthia RylantA Fine White Dust by Cynthia Rylant

A Fine White Dust

byCynthia Rylant

Paperback | December 26, 2006

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How much do you have to give up to find yourself?

When Pete first sets eyes the Man, he's convinced he's an ax murderer. But at the revival meeting, Pete discovers that the Man is actually a savior of souls, and Pete has been waiting all his life to be saved.

It's not something Pete's parents can understand. Certainly his best friend, Rufus, an avowed athiest, doesn't understand. But Pete knows he can't imagine life without the Man. So when the Man invites Pete to join him on his mission, how can Pete say no -- even if it means leaving behind everything he's ever loved?
Cynthia Rylant was born on June 6, 1954 in Hopewell, Virginia. She attended and received degrees at Morris Harvey College, Marshall University, and Kent State University. Rylant worked as an English professor and at the children's department of a public library, where she first discovered her love of children's literature. Rylant wrote...
Title:A Fine White DustFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:112 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.3 inShipping dimensions:7.62 × 5.12 × 0.3 inPublished:December 26, 2006Publisher:415231986Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1416927697

ISBN - 13:9781416927693

Appropriate for ages: 10


Editorial Reviews

"Simply but beautifully written...a tale with enough suspense to hold readers till the end."
-- Kirkus Reviews, starred review