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What Happened to Lani Garver

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The close-knit residents of Hackett Island have never seen anyone quite like Lani Garver. Everything about this new kid is a mystery: Where does Lani come from? How old is Lani? And most disturbing of all, is Lani a boy or a girl?

Popular Claire McKenzie isn't up to tormenting Lani with the rest of the high school elite. Instead, she decides to befriend the intriguing outcast. But within days of Lani's arrival, tragedy strikes, and Claire is left questioning herself, her friendships, and, most interesting of all, the possibility that angels may exist on earth.

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When the mysterious Lani Garver arrives in the small community of Hackett Island, popular Claire McKenzie tries to befriend the enigmatic loner, but when a tragic event occurs, Claire is forced to question everything she holds dear, and unexpectedly discovers that angels really do walk the earth. 15,000 first printing.

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Sixteen-year-old Claire is unable to face her fears about a recurrence of her leukemia, her eating disorder, her need to fit in with the popular crowd on Hackett Island, and her mother's alcoholism until the enigmatic Lani Garver helps her get control of her life at the risk of his own.

About the Author

CAROL PLUM-UCCI is a graduate of Purdue University and has received numerous awards and citations in entertainment and business writing. She is the author of The Body of Christopher Creed (Harcourt, 2000), which was named a Michael L. Printz Honor book and was nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Award. She lives in New Jersey.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780547546513
Publisher:
Harcourt Children's Books
Subject:
Situations / Values
Author:
Carol Plum-Ucci
Author:
Plum-Ucci, Carol
Author:
Plum-Ucci, Carol
Subject:
Prejudices
Subject:
Alcoholism
Subject:
Social Situations - Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
Health & Medicine - Diseases
Subject:
Social Situations - Drugs, Alcohol, & Substance Abuse
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - General
Subject:
Situations / Physical & Emotional Abuse
Subject:
Emotional problems
Subject:
Homosexuality
Subject:
Cancer
Subject:
Islands
Subject:
Social Issues - Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
Social Issues - Drugs, Alcohol, & Substance Abuse
Subject:
Social Issues - Homosexuality
Subject:
Situations / Adolescence
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Adolescence
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Social Issues - Values
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Social Issues - Physical & Emotional Abus
Publication Date:
September 2002
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
328

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Children's » General
Children's » Science Fiction and Fantasy » General
Children's » Situations » Physical and Emotional Abuse
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Adolescence
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Drugs, Alcohol, Substance Abuse
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Emotions and Feelings
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Friendship
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Homosexuality
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Peer Pressure
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Prejudice and Racism
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Values and Virtues
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Violence

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Product details 328 pages Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - English 9780547546513 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , When the mysterious Lani Garver arrives in the small community of Hackett Island, popular Claire McKenzie tries to befriend the enigmatic loner, but when a tragic event occurs, Claire is forced to question everything she holds dear, and unexpectedly discovers that angels really do walk the earth. 15,000 first printing.
"Synopsis" by , Sixteen-year-old Claire is unable to face her fears about a recurrence of her leukemia, her eating disorder, her need to fit in with the popular crowd on Hackett Island, and her mother's alcoholism until the enigmatic Lani Garver helps her get control of her life at the risk of his own.
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