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  • 3 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Breckenridge Public Library Y BRO (Text) 33500013250998 New Available -
Moorhead Public Library Y BRO (Text) 33500013251004 New Available -
Warroad Public Library ya BRO (Text) 35500006278558 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781728209678
  • ISBN: 1728209676
  • Physical Description: 314 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Fire, [2020]

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General Note:
Originally published in the United Kingdom by Penguin Books in 2019.
Summary, etc.:
When her beloved father, the only psychiatrist in their small Ohio town, dies in a mysterious car accident, high school outcast and lonely lesbian Sydney investigates the death, starting with why homecoming queen June attended his funeral.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 14-18. Sourcebooks Fire.
Grades 10-12. Sourcebooks Fire.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2020 April #1
    Benjamin Whitaker, the artist formerly known as Dad, had hugged a telephone pole while traveling at approximately sixty miles an hour. Swerve, smash, gone. In mere seconds, he's gone, but Sydney isn't sure it was an accident. It doesn't help Sydney's peace of mind when she notices a classmate, June Copeland, at her father's funeral, and later leaving flowers at his grave. As the girls start to bond following the funeral, Sydney wonders where exactly their relationship might be headed, especially since June already has a boyfriend. And then there are the ominous text messages Sydney starts to receive from a restricted number. Tensions continue to mount as the texts become more threatening and Sydney's best friend, her mother, and the police all refuse to believe there's anything sinister at play. Both ominous and deliciously twisted, and populated by an unreliable cast of characters, Brown's debut novel is a low-burn, character-driven thriller that will satisfy fans of mystery who yearn for a proverbial path of breadcrumbs leading to a hopeful, satisfying conclusion. Grades 8-12. Copyright 2020 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: Grief > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Lesbians > Fiction.
Grief > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Lesbians > Fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
Youths' writings.
JUVENILE FICTION / General.
Genre: Young adult fiction.

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