The summer of letting go

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Summer has begun, the beach beckons-and Francesca Schnell is going nowhere. Four years ago, Francesca's little brother, Simon, drowned, and Francesca's the one who should have been watching. Now Francesca is about to turn sixteen, but guilt keeps her stuck in the past. Meanwhile, her best friend, Lisette, is moving on, most recently with the boy Francesca wants but can't have.At loose ends, Francesca trails her father, who may be having an affair, to the local country club. There she meets four-year-old Frankie Sky, a little boy who bears an almost eerie resemblance to Simon, and Francesca begins to wonder if it's possible Frankie could be his reincarnation. Knowing Frankie leads Francesca to places she thought she'd never dare to go, and it begins to seem possible to forgive herself, grow up, and even fall in love-whether or not she solves the riddle of Frankie Sky.
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Grouping Title summer of letting go
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auth_author2 Sands, Tara.
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display_description Four years after her brother Simon drowned while in her charge, Francesca, now fifteen, begins to move on after a summer caring for Frankie, who seems to be Simon reincarnated, and getting closer to her best friend's boyfriend.
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subject_facet Best friends -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, Death -- Fiction, Death -- Juvenile fiction, Domestic fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction
title_display The summer of letting go
title_full The Summer of Letting Go, The summer of letting go / Gae Polisner, The summer of letting go [electronic resource] / Gae Polisner
title_short The summer of letting go
topic_facet Best friends, Brothers and sisters, Children's stories, Dating (Social customs), Death, Family problems, Friendship, Romance, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature