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Voigt, Cynthia (Book - 2002 )
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.

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Abandoned by their mother, four children begin a search for a home and an identity.
Authors: Voigt, Cynthia
Title: Homecoming
Publisher: New York :, Simon Pulse,, 2002.
Edition: 1st Simon Pulse ed.
Characteristics: 402 p. ;,18 cm.
Notes: "The first book in the celebrated Tillerman saga"--Cover.
Sequel: Dicey's song.
Summary: Abandoned by their mother, four children begin a search for a home and an identity.
Alternate Title: Dicey's song.
ISBN: 0689851324
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Report This Nov 27, 2012
  • lisahiggs rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

I probably read this book half a dozen times when I was a kid, and this is the second time I’ve owned it. Oh god, that was twenty years ago. When I was a teenager I sold most of the books I’d acquired when I was younger, but I wish I had been a bit more judicious with my Cynthia Voigts. A ragtag group of children making it on their own with their smarts and their budgeting skills, I still love it! Reading Homecoming again has made me excited to revisit Cynthia Voigt. Can’t wait to pick up Jackaroo again!

Report This Apr 05, 2011
  • Cdsmith rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Homecomming is simply about four children trying to find their place in the world. They go through so much over the course of the book, and yes it is a bit slow but entiarly worth reading. I own my own copy, have read it twice now, and know that I will read it again.


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  • indigo_cat_175 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

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Four kids, with Dicey being the oldest, cares for her family. Across several states, sleeping in parks and trees, where ever they cannot be seen. There are times when the only thing they have to eat is a loaf of bread for two days. An AMAZING story of courage and determination.


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