Alabama Moon book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. I could trap my own food and make my own clothes. I could find my way. Alabama Moon [Watt Key] on terney.info *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. For as long as ten-year-old Moon can remember, he has lived out in the forest. Alabama Moon is a novel by Watt Key. The story follows the adventures of Alabama native Moon Blake. The novel was originally published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in Following the release of the published work, a movie based upon the book titled Alabama Moon was released September.
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Children's Announcements. They keep to themselves, their only contact with other human beings an occasional trip to the nearest general store.
When Moon's father dies, Moon follows his father's last instructions: But Moon is soon caught and entangled in a world he doesn't know or understand, apparent property of the government he has been avoiding all his life.
As the spirited and resourceful Moon encounters constables, jails, institutions, lawyers, true friends, and true enemies, he adapts his wilderness survival skills and learns to survive in the outside world, and even, perhaps, make his home there.
In this compelling, action-packed book, Watt Key gives us the thrilling coming-of-age story of the unique and extremely appealing Moon. I normally do not seek the adventure survival-in-the-wild story, but I really liked this one.
Lots of well-developed characters, humor, bullying, accurate portrayal of the area and times. While there were various storylines interwoven, the story did not get lost and I found it enjoyable from Albert Watkins Key, Jr. He grew up and currently lives in southern Alabama with his wife and family.