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Last night i sang to the monster [electronic resource]. Benjamin Alire Sáenz.

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  • ISBN: 9781933693798 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2009.

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Summary, etc.: "Sáenz' poetic narrative will captivate readers from the first sentence to the last paragraph of this beautifully written novel. . . . It is also a celebration of life and a song of hope in celebration of family and friendship, one that will resonate loud and long with teens."—Kirkus Reviews"…There is never a question of either Sáenz’s own extraordinary capacity for caring and compassion or the authenticity of the experiences he records in this heartfelt account of healing and hope."—Booklist"Offering insight into [an adolescent's] addiction, dysfunction and mental illness, particularly in the wake of traumatic events, Sáenz's artful rendition of the healing process will not soon be forgotten."—Publishers Weekly"Sáenz weaves together [18-year-old] Zach's past, present, and changing disposition toward his future with stylistic grace and emotional insight. This is a powerful and...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 2
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
3.4 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Cinco Puntos Press, 2009. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 13841 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 259 KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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