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Katherine Paterson was born in China, where she spent part of her childhood. After her education in China...
TANYA LEE STONE
Tanya Lee Stone grew up in a house of books. She studied English at Oberlin College (and Music at Ober...
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December 1, 2011
The Flint Heart
The Flying Pig Bookstore
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An ambitious Stone Age man demands a talisman that will harden his heart, allowing him to take control of his tribe. Against his better judgment, the tribe’s magic man creates the Flint Heart, but the cruelty of it causes the destruction of the tribe. Th...