No Promises in the Wind (R)

by Irene Hunt

Publisher: Ace Books

Written in English
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  • Children"s Books - Young Adult
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FormatMass Market Paperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9667506M
ISBN 100441588697
ISBN 109780441588695
OCLC/WorldCa24323147

Hunt, Irene. Up A Road Slowly. Follett Publishing Company, Hunt, Irene. No Promises in the Wind. New York: Berkley Books, Hunt, Irene. The listed critical essays and books will be invaluable for writing essays and papers on Across Five Aprils 1 Be Book-Smarter. SparkNotes is brought to you by Barnes & Noble. Visit to buy new and used textbooks, and check out our award-winning NOOK tablets and eReaders.   From the Newbery Award-winning author of Across Five Aprils and Up a Road Slowly comes a tale of a brave young man’s struggle to find his own strength during the Great Depression. “A powerfully moving story.”—Chicago Daily News In , American's dreams were simple: a job, food to eat, a place to sleep, and shoes without holes/5(91). Get this from a library! No promises in the wind. [Irene Hunt] -- Fifteen-year-old Josh struggles to survive and come to terms with inner conflicts in the desperate world of the Depression.

From the Newbery Award-winning author of Across Five Aprils and Up a Road Slowly comes a tale of a brave young man’s struggle to find his own strength during the Great Depression. “A powerfully moving story.”—Chicago Daily News In , American's dreams were simple: a job, food to eat, a place to sleep, and shoes without holes. .   About the Book "No Promises in the Wind", by Irene Hunt, is about a year-old boy and his little brother that run away from their home. It takes place in the Great Depression, After a long journey, the boys go back home and make things better. First Sentence. Joey stirred on his side of our bed when the alarm clock jangled at a quarter. No Promises In The Wind. Author: Hunt, Irene. Isbn: In this book we will experience the hardships of one fifteen-year-old as he has to grow up fast. Do you think you could make a living on your own at the age of 15? Let's find out if Josh is able to do it. She won the Newberry medal for her book Up a Road Slowly. Answer and Explanation: Josh does not die in No Promises in the Wind. He survives the entire narrative and, at the end, he returns to.

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No Promises in the Wind Mass Market Paperback – Septem by Irene Hunt (Author) › Visit Amazon's Irene Hunt Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Irene /5(86). No Promises in the Wind by Irene Hunt was an okay book, but it didn’t deserve to be an award-winner.

The best word to describe it would be ‘mediocre.’ There wasn’t anything terribly wrong with it - but there wasn’t anything terribly right with it, either/5.

No Promises in the Wind follows Josh (15) and Joey (10) Grondowski as they venture from their family in Chicago with their teenage friend Howie during the Great Depression.

This realistic, and historical-fiction novel shows the turbulence of the 's - Cited by: 2. No Promises in the Wind is a historical novel by Irene Hunt, first published in The novel takes place induring the Great Depression.

The main character’s name is Josh, a young boy who is particularly good at playing the piano, a skill he has been taught by his mother. No Promises In The Wind () About book: Although this probably was not a favorite on my list, it was a nice read. I probably enjoyed this book a little more than most just because I am used to reading historical fiction.

It takes place in the Great Depression. Josh, the main character is a hefty teen boy seeking independence from his no /5(2). The premise of the book had so much promise but the author did not succeed past something perhaps a 10th grader could have written.

Missing were the elements of a good book: characterization, use of vocabulary, memorable scenes, creativity, and originality to name a few. Wasted my time. I didn't hate it but it didn't add to my time spent either.

No Promises in the Wind Study Guide. Chapter 1 Summary The book opens with Josh and Joey waking up at AM. Josh was about to deliver papers on a cold October morning. Despite Joey’s offer of help, Josh left his offer unanswered and got up.

Even if his paper route didn’t bring in much money, it was still very helpful for their family. Read online: No Promises In The Wind () On book page. No Promises In The Wind (). No Promises in the Wind Study Guide. Chapter 6 Summary Emily was really the star of the carnival.

Even if people didn’t have money to see the rest of the carnival, they still made it a point to take their children to see Emily perform. Josh was upset about how some kids made fun of Emily. However, she reminded him about when he was a child. No Promises in the Wind - by Irene Hunt | InAmerica was in the depths of a deep depression.

A job, food to fill you, a place to sleep, and shoes without holes--for millions of people, these simple needs were nothing more than dreams.| Beautiful Feet Books. No Promises in the Wind Irene Hunt was the author of many distinguished books for young readers.

Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Award nominee and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf Award. Her second novel, Up a Road Slowly, was awarded the Newberry Medal in 4/5(15).

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Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. NO PROMISES IN THE WIND return to Lonnie and gives them an extra two dollars. Emily offers cookies, pecans, and a wool blanket. A trucker drives them fifty miles north.

At a campfire on the railroad, they join hoboes. One demands that President Roosevelt help the people when he takes office in January. No Promises In The Wind. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the No Promises In The Wind, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book.

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About No Promises in the Wind (DIGEST). From the Newbery Award-winning author of Across Five Aprils and Up a Road Slowly comes a tale of a brave young man’s struggle to find his own strength during the Great Depression.

“A powerfully moving story.”—Chicago Daily News InAmerican’s dreams were simple: a job, food to eat, a place to sleep, and shoes without holes. Irene Hunt was the author of many distinguished books for young readers.

Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Award nominee and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf second novel, Up a Road Slowly, was awarded the Newberry Medal in Ms. Hunt was born in southern Illinois and received degrees from the University of Illinois and the University of : Penguin Publishing Group.

The book No Promises in the Wind by Irene hunt was about a young boy's struggle to survive during the depression in the U.S. It takes place during the winter of Josh is the main character in the book. He and his father Stefan always get into arguments because his father has no job and. I first read NO PROMISES IN THE WIND in the late seventies when I was appoximately the same age as the main character, Josh.

This was the first book I read that spoke to my heart, and I've never forgotten that I enjoyed it. I recently reread it as an adult to see how I felt about it, and I was extremely pleased. Ms/5. No Promises in the Wind Irene Hunt Snippet view - Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Honor Book and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf Award.

For her second novel, Up a Road Slowly, Ms. Hunt was awarded the Newberry Medal. Hunt was born in southern Illinois and has received degrees from the University of Illinois and /5(10).

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it's a good book, not my type of book, but good. Previews. 4 Favorites. 2 Reviews. Purchase options Better World Books. DOWNLOAD OPTIONS download 1 file. The other two books are “Up a Road Slowly” and “No Promises in the Wind”.

Hunt has a unique style that appeals to children and adults. To convey a message of the stories, Hunt appeals to emotions of readers and their imagination using specific techniques and different stylistics devices (metaphors, comparison, etc).

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It takes place during the winter of Josh is the main character in the book. He and his father Stefan always get into arguments because his father has no job and can't provide for his family, so his father takes his /5(55).