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The stars at oktober bend / Glenda Millard.

Millard, Glenda (author.).

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Bibliomation.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ridgefield Library TEEN Millard (Text to phone) 34010142470706 Teen Fiction Available -
Rockville Public Library F MIL (Text to phone) 34035142484589 Teen Fiction Available -
Somers Public Library YA FIC MIL (Text to phone) 34042137156040 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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Summary, etc.: Alice is fifteen, with hair as red as fire and skin as pale as bone. Something inside Alice is broken: she remembers words but struggles to speak them. Still, Alice knows words are for sharing, so she pins them to posters in tucked-away places: railway waiting rooms, fish-and-chip shops, quiet corners. Manny is sixteen, with a scar from shoulder to elbow. Something inside Manny is broken: he was once a child soldier, forced to do terrible, violent things. But in a new land with new people who will care for him, he spends time exploring on foot. And in his pocket, he carries a poem he scooped up. And he knows the words by heart. When Manny and Alice meet, their relationship brings the beginning of love and healing.
Subject: Mute persons Juvenile fiction
Child soldiers Sierra Leone Juvenile fiction
Teenage refugees Juvenile fiction
Wounds and injuries Juvenile fiction
High schools Juvenile fiction
Teenage girls Juvenile fiction
Teenage boys Juvenile fiction
Poetry Juvenile fiction
Genre: Young adult fiction.
Romance fiction.
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