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Heaven: a novel

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Heaven trilogy volume 1.
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Language:
English
Description
You never know what's gonna come down -- in Heaven. At fourteen, Marley knows she has Momma's hands and Pops's love for ice cream, that her brother doesn't get on her nerves too much, and that Uncle Jack is a big mystery. But Marley doesn't know all she thinks she does, because she doesn't know the truth. And when the truth comes down with the rain one stormy summer afternoon, it changes everything. It turns Momma and Pops into liars. It makes her brother a stranger and Uncle Jack an even bigger mystery. All of a sudden, Marley doesn't know who she is anymore and can only turn to the family she no longer trusts to find out. Truth often brings change. Sometimes that change is for the good. Sometimes it isn't. Coretta Scott King award-winning author Angela Johnson writes a poignant novel of deception and self-discovery -- about finding the truth and knowing what to do when truth is at hand.
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ISBN:
9780689822902
9780689822292
9780758703590
9780786224630
144240342
9780689848285
9781442403420
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.7, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
790L
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Full title heaven
Author johnson angela
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-24 23:05:25PM
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series Heaven trilogy
series_with_volume Heaven trilogy|1
subject_facet Adoption, Adoption -- Fiction, African Americans, African Americans -- Fiction, African-Americans. -- Fiction, Coretta Scott King Award, Coretta Scott King Award -- 1999, Parent and child, Parent and child -- Fiction, Parent and child. -- Fiction
title_display Heaven : a novel
title_full Heaven / Angela Johnson, Heaven : a novel / by Angela Johnson, Heaven Heaven Trilogy, Book 1
title_short Heaven :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Adoption, African American Fiction, African Americans, African-Americans, Coretta Scott King Award, Fiction, Parent and child, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature