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The Resource Birds of paradise, Diana Abu-Jaber

Birds of paradise, Diana Abu-Jaber

Label
Birds of paradise
Title
Birds of paradise
Statement of responsibility
Diana Abu-Jaber
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the tropical paradise that is Miami, Avis and Brian Muir are still haunted by the loss of their daughter, Felice, who ran away at thirteen. After five years of modeling tattoos, skateboarding, clubbing, and sleeping rough, Felice is turning eighteen. Her parents and her brother Stanley will each be forced to confront their anguish, and sense of betrayal, while Felice must reckon with the guilty secret that drove her away from them
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In Miami, Avis and Brian Muir are still haunted by the disappearance of their beautiful daughter, Felice, who ran away when she was thirteen. Now, after five years of skateboarding, clubbing, and squatting, Felice is about to turn eighteen. Her family will be forced to confront their anguish, loss, and sense of betrayal. Meanwhile, Felice must reckon with the guilty secret that drove her away, and must face her fear of losing her family and her sense of self forever
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10003046
Cataloging source
DLC
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Abu-Jaber, Diana
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3551.B895
LC item number
B57 2012
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
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  • Runaway teenagers
  • Teenage girls
  • Families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Miami (Fla.)
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Birds of paradise, Diana Abu-Jaber
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Copyright date 2011
Control code
2011043146
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
611 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410445070
Lccn
2011043146
Label
Birds of paradise, Diana Abu-Jaber
Publication
Note
Copyright date 2011
Control code
2011043146
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
611 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410445070
Lccn
2011043146

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