The Resource Getting near to baby, Audrey Couloumbis, (ebook.)

Getting near to baby, Audrey Couloumbis, (ebook.)

Label
Getting near to baby
Title
Getting near to baby
Statement of responsibility
Audrey Couloumbis
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Southern charmer for fans of Newbery Honor book Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage Audrey Couloumbis's masterful debut novel brings to mind Karen Hesse, Katherine Paterson, and Betsy Byars's The Summer of the Swans—it is a story you will never forget. Willa Jo and Little Sister are up on the roof at Aunt Patty's house. Willa Jo went up to watch the sunrise, and Little Sister followed, like she always does. But by mid-morning, they are still up on that roof, and soon it's clear it wasn't just the sunrise that brought them there. The trouble is, coming down would mean they'd have to explain, and they just can't find the words. This is a funny, sometimes heartbreaking, story about sisters, about grief, and about healing. Two girls must come to terms with the death of their baby sister, their mother's unshakable depression, and the ridiculously controlling aunt who takes them in and means well but just doesn't understand children. Willa Jo has to try and make things right in their new home, but she and Aunt Patty keep butting heads. Until the morning the two girls climb up to the roof of her house. Aunt Patty tries everything she can think of to get them down, but in the end, the solution is miraculously simple
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Couloumbis, Audrey
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
  • UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
  • 740
  • 5.1
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  • Lexile
  • ATOS Level
Literary form
fiction
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  • Young adult fiction
  • Young adult literature
Label
Getting near to baby, Audrey Couloumbis, (ebook.)
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781101076194
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F956199C-736A-4CB4-A3EE-B22B92A881A7
System control number
ODN0000254063
Label
Getting near to baby, Audrey Couloumbis, (ebook.)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781101076194
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F956199C-736A-4CB4-A3EE-B22B92A881A7
System control number
ODN0000254063

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