Jordan, Sherryl.

The raging quiet / Sherryl Jordan. - New York : Simon & Schuster, c1999. - 266 pages ; 24 cm.

Novel for young adults by a New Zealand author.

Suspicious of sixteen-year-old Marnie, a newcomer to their village, the residents accuse her of witchcraft when she discovers that the village madman is not crazy but deaf and she begins to communicate with him through hand gestures.

0689821409 (hbk.) $17.00


Prejudices--Juvenile fiction.
Deaf--Juvenile fiction.
People with disabilities--Juvenile fiction.
Sign language--Juvenile fiction.

Children's stories, New Zealand.

PZ7.J7684 / Rag 1999