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By Jacqueline Woodson

A powerfully relocating novel from a three-time Newbery Honor-winning author

Evie Thomas isn't who she was once. as soon as she had a ally, a cheerful domestic and a loving grandmother residing within sight. as soon as her identify used to be Toswiah.

Now, every little thing is diversified. Her family members has been pressured to maneuver to a brand new position and alter their identities. yet that's no longer all that has replaced. Her as soon as vigorous father has develop into depressed and quiet. Her mom leaves educating at the back of and clings to a new-found faith. Her in simple terms sister is making mystery plans to leave.

And Evie, suffering to discover her approach in a brand new urban the place little ones aren't pleasant and the terrain is as unexpected as her identify, wonders who she is.

Jacqueline Woodson weaves a desirable portrait of a considerate younger girl's coming of age in a global grew to become upside down

a countrywide e-book Award Finalist

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Science fiction. 2. Imaginary creatures—Fiction. 3. Princes—Fiction. 4. War—Fiction. 5. ] I. Thompson, Keith, 1982– ill. II. Title. W5197Beh 2010 [Fic]—dc22 2010009755 ISBN 978-1-4424-0957-6 (eBook) To Justine: nine years, seventeen novels, and counting Alek raised his sword. ” Deryn hefted her own weapon, studying Alek’s pose. His feet were splayed at right angles, his left arm sticking out behind like the handle of a teacup. His fencing armor made him look like a walking quilt. Even with his sword pointed straight at her, he looked barking silly.

I. Thompson, Keith, 1982– ill. II. Title. W5197Beh 2010 [Fic]—dc22 2010009755 ISBN 978-1-4424-0957-6 (eBook) To Justine: nine years, seventeen novels, and counting Alek raised his sword. ” Deryn hefted her own weapon, studying Alek’s pose. His feet were splayed at right angles, his left arm sticking out behind like the handle of a teacup. His fencing armor made him look like a walking quilt. Even with his sword pointed straight at her, he looked barking silly. ” she asked. ” “A proper idiot, more like,” Deryn muttered, wishing again that her first lesson were someplace less public.

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