Chicken House, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.,
First American edition.
Water, water, everywhere: His brother has drowned, but Carl can't remember a thing. Until it all comes flooding back...with a vengeance. By the author of the internationally bestselling NUMBERS series With a jolt, Carl opens his eyes. He's on the bank of a lake, soaked to the bone. Rob, his brother, is being zipped up in a body bag. And a girl, drenched and trembling, is talking to the police. Who is she? What happened in the water? And why can't he remember any of it? "Bring her to me . . ." At first Carl thinks it's his grief speaking. Remembering Rob. The sound of his voice, things he used to say. "Bring her to me . . ." But then Carl starts to see him. Rob's face in the water before it washes down the drain. His ghost rising up from the puddles. His hands clawing out of the moldy, rain-rotted walls. Like a dripping tap, he won't stop. "Bring her to me!" Rob may be dead. But he's not gone. Because he wants to finish what he started, and he won't go under alone. By the author of the internationally bestselling NUMBERS series, THE DROWNING is a dark psychodrama about love and brothers, crimes and consequences, redemption and revenge.
Level 3.8, 9 Points
Level 3.8, 9 Points
HL: High-Low 560L
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|Last Update||2018-01-03 00:22:07AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-05-22 23:45:12PM|
|author||Ward, Rachel, 1964-|
|available_at_catalog||Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Southeast|
|detailed_location_catalog||Hermitage - Teen Fiction, Southeast - Teen Fiction|
|display_description||Fifteen-year-old Carl Adams awakens beside his drowned brother, unable to remember anything about himself, the incident, or the girl who rides with him in the ambulance.|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Southeast|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000431288|Book|Books|First American edition.|English|Chicken House, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.,|2014.|266 pages ; 22 cm.|
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|subject_facet||Amnesia -- Fiction, Brothers -- Fiction, Conduct of life -- Fiction, Drowning -- Fiction, Dysfunctional families -- Fiction, Near-death experiences -- Fiction, Young adult fiction|
|title_full||The drowning / Rachel Ward|
|topic_facet||Amnesia, Brothers, Conduct of life, Drowning, Dysfunctional families, Near-death experiences, Young adult fiction|