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The Resource Wintergirls, Laurie Halse Anderson, (overdrive ebook)

Wintergirls, Laurie Halse Anderson, (overdrive ebook)

Label
Wintergirls
Title
Wintergirls
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Halse Anderson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder
Title
Wintergirls
Creator
Summary
Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Award/Notable book
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2016
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
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301549
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
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730
Literary form
fiction
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  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adolescent
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by Laurie Halse Anderson
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Winter girls
Label
Wintergirls
Link
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Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Overdrive ID
9e634392-0ef7-40ab-b935-f02e10605f14
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Short Desc
<p><br><i>The New York Times</i> bestselling story of a friendship frozen between life and death <br><br> Lia and Cassie are best friends, wintergirls frozen in fragile bodies, competitors in a deadly contest to see who can be the thinnest. But then Cassie suffers the ultimate loss-her life-and Lia is left behind, haunted by her friend's memory and racked with guilt for not being able to help save her. In her most powerfully moving novel since <i>Speak</i>, award-winning author Laurie Halse Anderson explores Lia's struggle, her painful path to recovery, and her desperate attempts to hold on to the most important thing of all: hope.
Description
<p><br><i>The New York Times</i> bestselling story of a friendship frozen between life and death <br><br> Lia and Cassie are best friends, wintergirls frozen in fragile bodies, competitors in a deadly contest to see who can be the thinnest. But then Cassie suffers the ultimate loss-her life-and Lia is left behind, haunted by her friend's memory and racked with guilt for not being able to help save her. In her most powerfully moving novel since <i>Speak</i>, award-winning author Laurie Halse Anderson explores Lia's struggle, her painful path to recovery, and her desperate attempts to hold on to the most important thing of all: hope.
Sample
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Popularity
1351
Rating
4.1
Media Type
eBook
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  • ALL_BRANCHES
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm506295857
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224747
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (278 p.)
Form of item
online
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9781101026397
Isbn
9781101028490
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
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.b14067894
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True
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)506295857

Library Locations

  • Delaware Main LibraryBorrow it
    84 East Winter Street, Delaware, OH, 43015
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