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The stars at Oktober Bend / Glenda Millard.

Millard, Glenda, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main YA FIC MIL (Text) 36803001059190 FIC-YA Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville YA MIL (Text) 39230031881095 Young Adult New Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood TEEN Millard (Text) 36626103942462 1st Floor Teen Room Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch YA FICTION MILL (Text) 39391006897480 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch TEEN FICTION MILLARD (Text) 37516002037831 Teen Fiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City YP MILLARD (Text) 30403002303287 Young Adult - Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library YA F MIL (Text) 70621000444819 Young Adult - Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial TEEN FIC MILLARD, GLENDA (Text) 33946003344764 Teen . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763692728
  • ISBN: 0763692727
  • Physical Description: 266 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2018.

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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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