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Gail Giles

Författare till What Happened to Cass McBride?

9+ verk 2,930 medlemmar 203 recensioner 3 favoritmärkta

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Verk av Gail Giles

What Happened to Cass McBride? (2006) 769 exemplar
Shattering Glass (2002) 629 exemplar
Right Behind You (2007) 475 exemplar
Dead Girls Don't Write Letters (2003) 383 exemplar
Girls Like Us (2014) 284 exemplar
Dark Song (2010) 183 exemplar
Playing in Traffic (2004) 177 exemplar
The Breath of the Dragon (1997) 22 exemplar

Associerade verk

Owning It: Stories About Teens with Disabilities (2008) — Bidragsgivare — 113 exemplar
What Are You Afraid Of?: Stories about Phobias (2006) — Bidragsgivare — 90 exemplar
What a Song Can Do: 12 Riffs on the Power of Music (2004) — Bidragsgivare — 50 exemplar

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Födelsedag
09-24
Kön
female
Nationalitet
USA
Agent
Scott Treimel

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FROM AMAZON: With gentle humor and unflinching realism, Gail Giles tells the gritty, ultimately hopeful story of two special ed teenagers entering the adult world.

We understand stuff. We just learn it slow. And most of what we understand is that people what ain't Speddies think we too stupid to get out our own way. And that makes me mad.

Quincy and Biddy are both graduates of their high school's special ed program, but they couldn't be more different: suspicious Quincy faces the world with her fists up, while gentle Biddy is frightened to step outside her front door. When they're thrown together as roommates in their first "real world" apartment, it initially seems to be an uneasy fit. But as Biddy's past resurfaces and Quincy faces a harrowing experience that no one should have to go through alone, the two of them realize that they might have more in common than they thought - and more important, that they might be able to help each other move forward.… (mer)
 
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Gmomaj | 26 andra recensioner | Mar 15, 2023 |
Note: I received a digital review copy of this book from the publisher through NetGalley.
 
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fernandie | 26 andra recensioner | Sep 15, 2022 |
I really enjoyed this book; it takes multiple human experiences and gives a demonstration of working to overcome hardships, stereotypes and abuse.
This title was gleaned from the following list: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/texas-library-books-banned-schools-rcna1298...
 
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cougargirl1967 | 26 andra recensioner | Apr 6, 2022 |
It wasn't one of her best but it still is a fast, compelling read.
 
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Dairyqueen84 | 7 andra recensioner | Mar 15, 2022 |

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Verk
9
Även av
3
Medlemmar
2,930
Popularitet
#8,750
Betyg
3.8
Recensioner
203
ISBN
82
Språk
4
Favoritmärkt
3

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