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Gail Giles

Autor/a de What Happened to Cass McBride?

9+ obres 2,924 Membres 203 Ressenyes 3 preferits

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Obres de Gail Giles

What Happened to Cass McBride? (2006) 769 exemplars
Shattering Glass (2002) 628 exemplars
Right Behind You (2007) 474 exemplars
Dead Girls Don't Write Letters (2003) 383 exemplars
Girls Like Us (2014) 284 exemplars
Dark Song (2010) 179 exemplars
Playing in Traffic (2004) 177 exemplars
The Breath of the Dragon (1997) 22 exemplars

Obres associades

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

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Data de naixement
09-24
Gènere
female
Nacionalitat
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.… (més)
 
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Gmomaj | Hi ha 26 ressenyes més | Mar 15, 2023 |
Note: I received a digital review copy of this book from the publisher through NetGalley.
 
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fernandie | Hi ha 26 ressenyes més | 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 | Hi ha 26 ressenyes més | Apr 6, 2022 |
It wasn't one of her best but it still is a fast, compelling read.
 
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Dairyqueen84 | Hi ha 7 ressenyes més | Mar 15, 2022 |

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Obres
9
També de
3
Membres
2,924
Popularitat
#8,760
Valoració
3.8
Ressenyes
203
ISBN
82
Llengües
4
Preferit
3

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