Almost paradise: A Novel

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Twelve-year-old Ruby Clyde Henderson's life suddenly changes the day her mother's boyfriend holds up a convenience store and her mother is wrongly imprisoned for assisting with the crime. Ruby and her pet pig, Bunny, terrified and very much alone, find their way to her estranged Aunt Eleanor's home. Aunt Eleanor is a nun who lives on a peach orchard called Paradise and has turned away from their family long ago. Ruby Clyde believes that she's the only one who can find a way to help heal old wounds to save her mother and bring her family back together again. But in the end, she learns that being in a family means that everyone has to work together to support each other.
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9780374303785
9781538434543
9781538451687
9780374303792
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
730L
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Full title almost paradise
Author shofner corabel
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-19 23:40:14PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-20 02:41:01AM

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subject_facet Aunts -- Fiction, Aunts -- Juvenile fiction, Cancer -- Fiction, Cancer -- Juvenile fiction, Children of women prisoners -- Fiction, Children of women prisoners -- Juvenile fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction, Nuns -- Fiction, Nuns -- Juvenile fiction, Prisoners -- Fiction, Prisoners -- Juvenile fiction, Single-parent families -- Fiction, Single-parent families -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Almost paradise
title_full Almost Paradise, Almost Paradise A Novel, Almost paradise / Corabel Shofner
title_short Almost paradise
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet Aunts, Cancer, Children of women prisoners, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Mothers and daughters, Nuns, Prisoners, Single-parent families