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Courage for beginners: a novel

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Twelve-year-old Mysti Murphy wishes she were a character in a book. If her life were fictional, she'd magically know how to deal with the fact that her best friend, Anibal Gomez, has abandoned her in favor of being a "hipster." She'd be able to take care of everyone when her dad has to spend time in the hospital. And she'd certainly be able to change her family's secret. Seventh grade is not turning out the way Mysti had planned. With the help of a hot-hair balloon, her new friend Rama Khan--and maybe even the heroes of the Texas Revolution--can she find the courage to change?
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Grouped Work ID 6138dfd9-7e1d-8f94-5cf6-d701eef5b73d
Grouping Title courage for beginners
Grouping Author harrington karen
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-18 23:28:41PM
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subject_facet Agoraphobia -- Fiction, Agoraphobia -- Juvenile fiction, Children's audiobooks, Family crises -- Juvenile fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Family problems -- Juvenile fiction, Middle schools -- Fiction, Middle schools -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction, Schools. -- Juvenile fiction, Texas -- Fiction, Texas -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Courage for beginners
title_full Courage for Beginners, Courage for beginners / by Karen Harrington, Courage for beginners : a novel / by Karen Harrington
title_short Courage for beginners
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Agoraphobia, Children's audiobooks, Family crises, Family problems, Middle schools, Schools, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature