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    The High Divide

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THE SECRETS OF the past meet the shocks of the present.

Aslaug is an unusual young woman. Her mother has brought her up in near isolation, teaching her about plants and nature and language—but not about life. Especially not how she came to have her own life, and who her father might be.

When Aslaugs mother dies unexpectedly, everything changes. For Aslaug is a suspect in her mothers death. And the more her story unravels, the more questions unfold. About the nature of Aslaugs birth. About what she should do next.

About whether divine miracles have truly happened. And whether, when all other explanations are impossible, they might still happen this very day.

Addictive, thought-provoking, and shocking, Madapple is a page-turning exploration of human nature and divine intervention—and of the darkest corners of the human soul.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375951763
Publisher:
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Subject:
General
Author:
Christina Meldrum
Subject:
Miracles
Subject:
Trials (Murder)
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Mothers and daughters
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Situations / Physical & Emotional Abuse
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Description:
Library binding
Publication Date:
20080513
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.22x5.97x1.36 in. 1.11 lbs.
Age Level:
14-17

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