My sister lives on the mantelpiece: a novel

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Pub. Date:
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My sister Rose lives on the mantelpiece. Well, some of her does. A collarbone, two ribs, a bit of skull, and a little toe. To ten-year-old Jamie, his family has fallen apart because of the loss of someone he barely remembers: his sister Rose, who died five years ago in a terrorist bombing. To his father, life is impossible to make sense of when he lives in a world that could so cruelly take away a ten-year-old girl. To Rose's surviving fifteen year old twin, Jas, everyday she lives in Rose's ever present shadow, forever feeling the loss like a limb, but unable to be seen for herself alone. Told with warmth and humor, this powerful novel is a sophisticated take on one family's struggle to make sense of the loss that's torn them apart... and their discovery of what it means to stay together.
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ISBN:
9780316176903
9781619691285
9780316176897
9780316201865
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.2, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
880L
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subject_facet Dysfunctional families -- Fiction, England, England -- Fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Grief, Grief -- Fiction, Problem families
title_display My sister lives on the mantelpiece : a novel
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topic_facet Dysfunctional families, Family problems, Grief, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Problem families, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature