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Eclectic Book Club: A Girl Named Zippy

In this first book, Kimmel has written a love letter to her hometown of Mooreland, IN, a town with an unchanging population of 300 in America's heartland. Nicknamed "Zippy" for her energetic interpretation of a circus monkey, she could not be bothered to speak until she was three years old, and her first words involved bargaining with her father about whether or not a baby bottle was still appropriate. Her story is filled with good humor, fine storytelling, and acute observations of small town life.

Book Club Info
Title: 
A Girl Named Zippy
Author: 
Haven Kimmel
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Event Info
Date: 
Tuesday, March 25, 2003 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
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