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The Resource Free Verse, Sarah Dooley, (Axis 360 electronic resource)

Free Verse, Sarah Dooley, (Axis 360 electronic resource)

Label
Free Verse
Title
Free Verse
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Dooley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A moving, bittersweet tale reminiscent of Sharon Creech's Walk Two Moons. When her brother dies in a fire, Sasha Harless has no one left, and nowhere to turn. After her father died in the mines and her mother ran off, he was her last caretaker. They'd always dreamed of leaving Caboose, West Virginia together someday, but instead she's in foster care, feeling more stuck and broken than ever. But then Sasha discovers family she didn't know she had, and she finally has something to hold onto, especially sweet little Mikey, who's just as broken as she is. Sasha even makes her first friend at school, and is slowly learning to cope with her brother's death through writing poetry, finding a new way to express herself when spoken words just won't do. But when tragedy strikes the mine her cousin works in, Sasha fears the worst and takes Mikey and runs, with no plans to return. In this sensitive and poignant portrayal, Sarah Dooley shows us that life, like poetry, doesn't always take the form you intend
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Dooley, Sarah
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Baker & Taylor Axis 360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Foster home care
  • Poetry
  • Grief
  • West Virginia
  • Grief
  • Poetry
  • West Virginia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Free Verse, Sarah Dooley, (Axis 360 electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101657256
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0017295544
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)944311300
Label
Free Verse, Sarah Dooley, (Axis 360 electronic resource)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101657256
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0017295544
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)944311300

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