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Publisher Comments:

Lost and alone...down the rabbit hole.

Years have passed since Alice lost her mother to cancer, but time hasn't quite healed the wound. Alice copes the best she can by writing her music, losing herself in her love for her boyfriend, and distancing herself from her father and his new wife.

But when a deadly snowstorm traps Alice with her stepmother and newborn half sister, she'll face issues she's been avoiding for too long. As Alice looks to the heavens for guidance, she discovers something wonderful.

Perhaps she's not so alone after all....

Review:

"Genuine emotion....[T]he accessibility and heartache will attract many readers." Kirkus Reviews

Synopsis:

The author of "I Heart You, You Haunt Me" delivers an emotionally charged tale of family, loss, and love poignantly told through verse.

Synopsis:

Lost and alone...down the rabbit hole.

Years have passed since Alice lost her mother to cancer, but time hasn't quite healed the wound. Alice copes the best she can by writing her music, losing herself in her love for her boyfriend, and distancing herself from her father and his new wife.

But when a deadly snowstorm traps Alice with her stepmother and newborn half sister, she'll face issues she's been avoiding for too long. As Alice looks to the heavens for guidance, she discovers something wonderful.

Perhaps she's not so alone after all....

About the Author

Lisa Schroeder is the author of the teen verse novels The Day Before; I Heart You, You Haunt Me and its companion novel, Chasing Brooklyn; and Far from You. She is also the author of two middle-grade prose novels, It’s Raining Cupcakes and Sprinkles and Secrets. She lives in Beaverton, Oregon. Find out more about Lisa and her books at LisaSchroederBooks.com or on Twitter at @Lisa_Schroeder.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9781416975069
Publisher:
Simon Pulse
Subject:
Situations / Death & Dying
Author:
Schroeder, Lisa
Subject:
Social Issues - Death & Dying
Subject:
Family - Stepfamilies
Subject:
Action & Adventure - Survival Stories
Subject:
Survival
Subject:
Stepfamilies
Subject:
Novels in verse
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Death and Dying
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Description:
Simon Pulse
Publication Date:
20081231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Young adult
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
7 x 5 in 12.215 oz
Age Level:
13-17

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Product details 368 pages Simon Pulse - English 9781416975069 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Genuine emotion....[T]he accessibility and heartache will attract many readers."
"Synopsis" by , The author of "I Heart You, You Haunt Me" delivers an emotionally charged tale of family, loss, and love poignantly told through verse.
"Synopsis" by , Lost and alone...down the rabbit hole.

Years have passed since Alice lost her mother to cancer, but time hasn't quite healed the wound. Alice copes the best she can by writing her music, losing herself in her love for her boyfriend, and distancing herself from her father and his new wife.

But when a deadly snowstorm traps Alice with her stepmother and newborn half sister, she'll face issues she's been avoiding for too long. As Alice looks to the heavens for guidance, she discovers something wonderful.

Perhaps she's not so alone after all....

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