The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet by Reif Larsen
Twelve year old T.S. Spivet embarks on an exciting journey to accept the prestigious Baird Award from Washington D.C.’s Smithsonian Institution. T.S. is a map maker. He maps everything from Rommel’s flanking maneuvers at the battle of Gazala to stages of male pattern baldness or shucking sweet corn. Sneaking off from his ranch, just north of Divide, Montana, T.S. decides to hop a freight train. As seen through the eyes of this meticulous twelve year old, his exciting adventure will captivate and charm the reader.