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  • 10 of 10 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Cass County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Harrisonville J SHE 2021 (Text) 0002205451368 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Pleasant Hill J SHE 2021 (Text) 0002205451376 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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Spring has arrived, and yet an unyielding winter freeze has left Louisa snowed into her apartment building for months with parents coping with extreme stress, a little brother struggling with cabin fever, and-awkwardly-her neighbor and former close friend, Luke. The new realities of this climate disaster have not only affected Louisa's family, but when Luke's dad has an ice-related accident and it's unclear if he'll recover, both families' lives are turned upside down. Desperate to find an escape from the grief plaguing their homes, Louisa and Luke build a massive snow fort in their yard. But their creation opens up an otherworldly window to what could lie ahead, and sets them on a mission: to restore the universe to its rightful order, so the ice will melt and life will return to "normal".With a deft combination of heartfelt prose and a touch of magic, Monica Sherwood's affecting debut novel is a relatable story of families grappling with-and emerging from-a different
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12. Little, Brown and Company.
Subject: Winter > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Apartment houses > Juvenile fiction.
Icehouses > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Nature stories.
Domestic fiction.

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