The Resource Close your eyes, hold hands : a novel, Chris Bohjalian, (electronic book)

Close your eyes, hold hands : a novel, Chris Bohjalian, (electronic book)

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Close your eyes, hold hands : a novel
Title
Close your eyes, hold hands
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Chris Bohjalian
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A heartbreaking, wildly inventive, and moving novel narrated by a teenage runaway, from the bestselling author of Midwives and The Sandcastle Girls.Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands is the story of Emily Shepard, a homeless teen living in an igloo made of ice and trash bags filled with frozen leaves. Half a year earlier, a nuclear plant in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom had experienced a cataclysmic meltdown, and both of Emily's parents were killed. Devastatingly, her father was in charge of the plant, and the meltdown may have been his fault. Was he drunk when it happened? Thousands of people are forced to flee their homes in the Kingdom; rivers and forests are destroyed; and Emily feels certain that as the daughter of the most hated man in America, she is in danger. So instead of following the social workers and her classmates after the meltdown, Emily takes off on her own for Burlington, where she survives by stealing, sleeping on the floor of a..
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.O495
LC item number
C58 2014
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adult
Close your eyes, hold hands : a novel, Chris Bohjalian, (electronic book)
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Close your eyes, hold hands : a novel, Chris Bohjalian, (electronic book)
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385534840
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Electronic reproduction.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (SKY)sky260336951
  • 1100517
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  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
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