A child's point of view

Are you looking for something a little different?  These adult books were written from a child's point of view.

Montana 1948 : a novel / Larry Watson

Montana 1948 : a novel / Larry Watson

A series of events in a small western town changes the lives of David Hayden, his sheriff father, his mother, and their Sioux housekeeper, as they discover the truth about family loyalty

A painted house : a novel / by John Grisham

A painted house : a novel / by John Grisham

Racial tension, a forbidden love affair, and murder are seen through the eyes of a seven-year-old boy in a 1950s Southern cotton-farming community.

room by Emma Donoghue

Room : a novel / Emma Donoghue

A five-year-old narrates a story about his life growing up in a single room where his mother aims to protect him from the man who has held her prisoner for seven years since she was a teenager.

The sweetness at the bottom of the pie / Alan Bradley

The sweetness at the bottom of the pie / Alan Bradley

Eleven-year-old Flavia de Luce, an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison, is propelled into a mystery when a man is found murdered on the grounds of her family's decaying English mansion and Flavia's father becomes the main suspect.

   

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