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A blue so dark

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IL: UG - BL: 5.7 - AR Pts: 10
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Fifteen-year-old Aura Ambrose has been hiding a secret. Her mother, a talented artist and art teacher, is slowly being consumed by schizophrenia, and Aura has been her sole caretaker ever since Aura's dad left them. Convinced that "creative" equals crazy, Aura shuns her own artistic talent. But as her mother sinks deeper into the darkness of mental illness, the hunger for a creative outlet draws Aura toward the depths of her imagination. Just as desperation threatens to swallow her whole, Aura discovers that art, love, and family are profoundly linked--and together may offer an escape from her fears.
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9780738719269
9780738725802
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Level 5.7, 10 Points
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Grouping Title blue so dark
Grouping Author schindler holly
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-18 22:57:00PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-18 23:50:32PM

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subject_facet Artists -- Fiction, High schools -- Fiction, Mental illness -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Schizophrenia -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display A blue so dark
title_full A Blue So Dark, A blue so dark / Holly Schindler
title_short A blue so dark
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topic_facet Artists, High schools, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Mental illness, Mothers and daughters, Schizophrenia, Young adult fiction