Starbird Murphy And The World Outside

June 12, 2014|
Starbird Murphy And The World Outside by Karen Finneyfrock
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In her sixteen years of life, Starbird has never touched a dollar bill. She’s never been in a car. She’s never used a cell phone.

That’s because Starbird has always lived on the Free Family Farm, a commune in the woods of Washington State.

But all that is about to change. When Starbird gets her “Calling” to be a waitress at the Free Family’s restaurant in Seattle, she decides to leave behind the only home she’s ever known. 

Nothing could have prepared Starbird for the World Outside, or for what it would teach her about the Family—and herself.

From the author of The Sweet Revenge of Celia Door comes this hilarious and poignant story about finding your true calling in life.

Karen Finneyfrock is a poet, novelist, and teaching artist. She is a writer-in-residence at Richard Hugo House in Seattle, Washington, and teaches for Seattle Arts and Lectures’ Writers-in-the-Schools program. In 2010, Karen traveled to Nepal as a Cultural Envoy through the US Department of State to perform and teach poetry and in 2011...
Title:Starbird Murphy And The World Outside
Product dimensions:384 pages, 8.5 X 6 X 1.25 in
Shipping dimensions:384 pages, 8.5 X 6 X 1.25 in
Published:June 12, 2014
Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group
Appropriate for ages:9 - 12
ISBN - 13:9780670012763

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