Chicken Dance by Jacques Couvillon
  

Chicken Dance

Written by Jacques Couvillon

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This extraordinary debut is a funny and refreshingly quirky novel that celebrates the underdog. A boy called Don Schmidt finds fame in a chicken-judging contest and suddenly finds himself an unexpected celebrity. This sets in motion a chain of events that involves his parents, the chickens and a strange family mystery. Suddenly it seems that all Don has been lead to believe throughout his young life, no longer quite adds up...

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Chicken Dance by Jacques Couvillon

Don Schmidt knows his name has changed, and he believes he had a sister who died of scarlet fever when she was fifteen, but these and other details of Don's life don't quite add up. When Don wins the Horse Island Chicken-Judging Contest, he is an instant celebrity, setting into motion a chain of events that involves a deep dark family mystery.

About the Author

Jacques Couvillon
Jacques Couvillon was born and raised on a farm in Cow Island, Louisiana. Although he is still searching for a place to settle down, he will always consider Cow Island his home. The Chicken Dance is his first novel.

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Format

Paperback
336 pages

Author

Jacques Couvillon
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Author's Website

www.jacquescouvillon.com/

Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc

Publication date

4th February 2008

ISBN

9780747589303

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