Grand Rapids, MI, Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.: 2003
Seller ID: 004107
Condition: New in New dust jacket
Camilla has no parents and no home, but she and her auntie find escape and happiness in their weekly visits to the silent movie house. Other down-and-outers and friend - Boxcar Betty, Fingers Freddy, Toots and Two-Time Tommy - help Camilla and her aunt experience the enchantment of the silent screen by scraping pennies together. Then Camilla shares the stories with them. This tale reflects the kindness of community in the face of misfortune and the healing power of story. The ffep has a vertical bend in the page. 10 5/8" wide. Illustrated with watercolors. ; 8vo - over 7Â¾ - 9Â¾" t... View More...