Joanne Greenberg

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Hunting Season

Greenberg, Joanne

Last Updated: Nov-24-1998
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Squier, Harriet

Primary Category: Literature / Fiction

Genre: Short Story


A mother reflects on her life in the country and on her son who has a seizure disorder. She is nervous about allowing him outside to play because it is hunting season, and because she is worried he may have another seizure and get hurt. She seeks to balance her need to protect her son from harm with his need to grow up as normally as possible.

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