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Available copies

  • 57 of 58 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 2 of 3 copies available at Cass County.

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0 current holds with 58 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Archie YA DES (Text) 0002203496415 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Drexel YA DES (Text) 0002203641523 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville YA DES 2009 (Text) 0002205534676 Young Adult Fiction Checked out 03/17/2021

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General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
Summary, etc.:
When she is abandoned by her alcoholic mother, high school senior Ruby winds up living with Cora, the sister she has not seen for ten years, and learns about Cora's new life, what makes a family, how to allow people to help her when she needs it, and that she too has something to offer others.
Target Audience Note:
840L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.3 17 121303.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Abandoned children > Juvenile fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Child abuse > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Abandoned children > Juvenile fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Child abuse > Juvenile fiction.
Emotional problems > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.

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