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The secret language of sisters

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IL: MG+ - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 13
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When Ruth Ann (Roo) McCabe responds to a text message while she's driving, her life as she knows it ends. The car flips, and Roo winds up in a hospital bed, paralyzed. Silent. Everyone thinks she's in a coma, but Roo has locked-in syndrome -- she can see and hear and understand everything around her, but no one knows it. She's trapped inside her own body, screaming to be heard. Mathilda (Tilly) is Roo's sister and best friend. She was the one who texted Roo and inadvertently caused the accident. Now, Tilly must grapple with her overwhelming guilt and her growing feelings for Roo's boyfriend, Newton -- the only other person who seems to get what Tilly is going through. But Tilly might be the only person who can solve the mystery of her sister's condition -- who can see through Roo's silence to the truth underneath. Somehow, through medicine or miracles, will both sisters find a way to heal?
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ISBN:
9780545839556
9781338252989
9781467624176
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
720L
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Full title secret language of sisters
Author rice luanne
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Last Update 2018-05-23 23:09:43PM
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auth_author2 Pressley, Brittany,, Rudd, Kate, 1980-
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Coma -- Fiction, Coma -- Patients -- Fiction, Connecticut -- Fiction, Guilt -- Fiction, Sisters -- Fiction, Text messaging (Cell phone systems) -- Fiction, Traffic accident victims -- Fiction, Traffic accidents -- Fiction
title_display The secret language of sisters
title_full The Secret Language of Sisters, The secret language of sisters / Luanne Rice, The secret language of sisters [sound recording] / Luanne Rice
title_short The secret language of sisters
title_sub
topic_facet Audiobooks, Coma, Guilt, Patients, Sisters, Text messaging (Cell phone systems), Traffic accident victims, Traffic accidents, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature