Off the Road

Book Verdict

Off the Road

by Nina Bawden

First Release:

March 1999

ISBN: 0395913217

Tom lives in a repressive society where technology is prized and elder discrimination and one-child families are the norm. One day, Tom sees his "Oldie" grandfather sneak into a forbidden outside zone. Following, Tom finds a way of life and relatives he never knew existed. Soon, he learns to appreciate nature, hard work, and family, especially his cousins Lizzie and Joshua. Tom doesn’t want to leave, but knows he has a message to bring back.

  • ISBN: 0395913217
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: -
    Publisher: Clarion
    Dewey Classification: F
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.8, Points: 6
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