Jacques Couvillon’s quirky book Chicken Dance is destined to be a favourite amongst teens.
“A funny and refreshingly quirky novel that celebrates the underdog”
Couvillion combines good humour with an enjoyable & rewarding read in Chicken Dance.
“My sister’s name was Dawn, and my mother said she was named that because when she was born it was”
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Synopsis (from book)
Don Schmidt knows his name was changed from Stanley when he was very little. And he knows he has a sister who died of scarlet fever when she was fifteen. But these things and other odd details of his life don’t add up.
Don’s family lives on a chicken farm on Horse Island. There isn’t much that hasn’t changed in their life time.