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6 edition of Up a Road Slowly found in the catalog.

Up a Road Slowly

by Irene Hunt

  • 30 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Berkley .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7505110M
ISBN 100425202054
ISBN 109780425202050

The beloved author of Across Five Aprils and No Promises in the Wind presents one of her most cherished novels, the Newbery Award-winning story of a young girl’s coming of age Julie would remember her happy days at Aunt Cordelia’s forever. Running through the spacious rooms, singing on rainy nights in front of the fireplace. There were the rides in the woods on Peter the Great, and the 4/5(16). Up a road slowly by Irene Hunt; 13 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Aunts, Juvenile fiction, Family life, Fiction, Adolescence.

Irene Hunt was the author of many distinguished books for young readers. Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Award nominee and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf second novel, Up a Road Slowly, was awarded the Newberry Medal in Ms. Hunt was born in southern Illinois and received degrees from the University of Illinois and the University of Colorado. Up A Road Slowly () About book: 57 Up a Road Slowly by Irene Hunt (Follett)July, ( pages)After her mom dies, Julie, age 7, and her brother are sent to live with a maiden aunt while her much older sister stays with her father. She is heart-broken, but as the book progresses, she gains a kinship with the aunt and a comfortable familiarity with the nearby tussles with.

Up a Road Slowly. I first read this book when I was in junior high school in the early 's. It spurred my love of reading. When I found it again a few months ago I had to buy it and read it again. I enjoyed it again, even as an adult/5(2).   Read "Up a Road Slowly" by Irene Hunt available from Rakuten Kobo. The beloved author of Across Five Aprils and No Promises in the Wind presents Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.


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Irene Hunt was the author of many distinguished books for young readers. Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Award nominee and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf second novel, Up a Road Slowly, was awarded the Newberry Medal in Ms. Hunt was born in southern Illinois and received degrees from the University of Illinois and the University of by: Up a Road Slowly follows the story of Julie Trelling from the age of seven to eighteen.

After her mother dies, seven-year-old Julie goes to live with her spinster aunt Cordelia in the country. In the beginning of the book, Julie sees Up a Road Slowly is a fictional story set during the mid’s.4/5. Irene Hunt was the author of many distinguished books for young readers.

Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Award nominee and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf second novel, Up a Road Slowly, was awarded the Newberry Medal in Ms.

Hunt was born in southern Illinois and received degrees from the University of Illinois and the University of Colorado/5(77). Irene Hunt’s Up A Road Slowly: Summary & Analysis. No identifiable dates are given in the book, but context (no wars taking place, no mention of the Depression) suggest that it probably takes place from about (from the time Julie is age 7 until high school graduation, when she is 17 or Up a Road Slowly is Julie Trelling's story, beginning when she is seven years old and her mother dies, and ending with her entrance into college at seventeen.

Julie and each of the diverse members of her family must learn to adapt to life's sorrows through selfdiscipline and to derive pleasure from the simple joys of hard work, caring for.

Up a road slowly book, Up a Road Slowly is a coming-of-age novel by American writer Irene Hunt, which won the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature. This book is about a young child named Julie who grows from 7 to 17 years.

The beloved author of Across Five Aprils and No Promises in the Wind presents one of her most cherished novels, the Newbery Award-winning story of / Free download or read online Up a Road Slowly pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Irene Hunt. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this young adult, fiction story are.

The book has been awarded with Newbery Medal (), Zilveren 4/5. Up a Road Slowly Quotes Showing of 17 “It happens the world over - we love ourselves more than we do the one we say we love. We all want to be Number One, we've got to be Number One or nothing!Cited by:   Up A Road Slowly Published by User, 14 years ago This is the best book I have ever read, not necessarily because its a real page-turner, but because the message it gives to anyone who reads it goes deeper.5/5(5).

Irene Hunt was the author of many distinguished books for young readers. Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Award nominee and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf second novel, Up a Road Slowly, was awarded the Newberry Medal in Ms.

Hunt was born in southern Illinois and received degrees from the University of Illinois and the University of Colorado/5(38). Check out this great listen on Newbery Medal Winner, Julie would remember her happy days at Aunt Cordelia’s forever.

Running through the spacious rooms, singing on rainy nights in front of the blazing fireplace. There were rides in the woods on Peter the Great, the races w. About Up a Road Slowly (DIGEST). The beloved author of Across Five Aprils and No Promises in the Wind presents one of her most cherished novels, the Newbery Award-winning story of a young girl’s coming of age Julie would remember her happy days at Aunt Cordelia’s forever.

Running through the spacious rooms, singing on rainy nights in front of the fireplace. Up A Road Slowly is a poignant work of children’s fiction by American author Irene Hunt, published in The narrative follows the protagonist, Julie Trelling, as she grows in maturity from seven to seventeen years of age while living with Aunt Cordelia and Uncle Haskell.

Up A Road Slowly by Hunt, Irene and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Up a Road Slowly, - AbeBooks Passion for books. Irene Hunt is the author of many distinguished books for young people.

Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Honor Book and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf her second novel, Up a Road Slowly, Ms. Hunt was awarded the Newberry Hunt was born in southern Illinois and has received degrees from the University of Illinois and the University of Colorado.5/5(3).

Quotes from Up a Road Slowly. ― Irene Hunt, quote from Up a Road Slowly “ I wondered why so much had been written about love's pain and so little about the glorious relief of being delivered from love's pain.” For all of us, quotes are a great way to remember a book.

Name of Book: Up A Road Slowly. Author: Irene Hunt. Publisher: Berkley. ISBN: Audience: Ages 10 and up. Summary: After her mother’s death Julie goes to live with her spinster Aunt Cordelia in a big house in the she grows from seven to seventeen she learns many lessons about life, love, family, friends, judging and ultimately herself.

Up a Road Slowly is Irene Hunt's story of a young girl, named Julie Trelling, coming of age beautifully, in spite of personal tragedies and insecurities. At the age of seven, Julie is sent to live with her unmarried aunt, Aunt Cordelia, when her mother dies leaving Julie.

Irene Hunt (–) was an American children’s writer best known for historical novels. Her first book, Across Five Aprils was a runner-up for the Newbery Medal, an award which she won for her second novel, Up a Road was a nominee in for the biennial Hans Christian Andersen Award, the highest international recognition available to creators of children’s books.4/5.

Get this from a library. Up a road slowly. [Irene Hunt] -- Describes the experiences of a seventeen-year-old in a rural area and how she copes with death and birth, love and hate and self discovery.

BOOK REPORT 1. Genre: Novel 2. Title: Up a Road Slowly is a story about the life of a young girl as she experiences the death of her mother. The central character, Julie Trelling, is sent to live with her spinster aunt following her motherà ¡à ¦s death.Book adventure Fiction Juvenile works Bildungsromans Juvenile literature Dust jackets (Binding) Juvenile fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hunt, Irene.

Up a road slowly. Chicago, Follett Pub. Co. [] (OCoLC) Online version: Hunt, Irene. Up a road slowly. Chicago, Follett Pub. Co. [] (OCoLC) Material.Julie does have moments of wit, but in general I would say this is a more serious book than Anne of Green Gables.

Up A Road Slowly was published in but the feel is somehow old fashioned, perhaps because the setting of Julie’s upbringing is the country rather than town. Julie’s overly dramatic teenage angst played out quite authentically.