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The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Secret of the Painted House by Marion Dane Bauer, Leonid Gore | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.4/4(3). A Painted House is serious fiction, and I admit being surprised because I didn't think Grisham could write this well. A story told from seven year old Luke Chandler's point of view, about his life on a cotton farm in in Arkansas, and all of the big and small dramas that take place/5. About A Painted House #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Until that September of , Luke Chandler had never kept a secret or told a single lie. But in the long, hot summer of his seventh year, two groups of migrant workers—and two very dangerous men—came through the Arkansas Delta to work the Chandler cotton farm. Get this from a library! The secret of the painted house. [Marion Dane Bauer; Leonid Gore] -- When her family moves from Chicago to the country, nine-year-old Emily is drawn to a mysterious playhouse she finds in the woods and soon meets its sad, lonely inhabitant.
The Secret of the Painted House by Marion Dane Bauer and Leonid Gore. Emily is completely charmed by the small playhouse she finds in the woods near her read more. Emily is completely charmed by the small playhouse she finds in the woods near her new house. There are amazing murals of the woods—including the playhouse—painted on the walls. A Painted House is a novel by American author John was made into a television film in , starring Scott Glenn and Logan Lerman.. Inspired by his childhood in Arkansas, it is Grisham's first major work outside the legal thriller genre in which he established himself. Set in the late summer and early fall of , its story is told through the eyes of seven-year-old Luke Author: John Grisham. A Painted House is a moving story of one boy's journey from innocence to experience inspired by Grisham's own childhood in rural Arkansas. The hill people and the Mexicans arrived on the same day. It was a Wednesday, early in September Like The Blue Ghost (), Bauer’s latest is a well-written beginning chapter book with plenty of suspense and mystery to keep young readers turning pages. After she and her family move into a new home, Emily is delighted to discover a playhouse in the forest behind the house. The strange thing is that there is a forest painted inside of itand inside that painting, .