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Love, Lucas

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Love, Lucas volume 1.
Love Lucas volume 1
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Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 3.6 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 520L
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A 2015 Whitney Award Nominee! A powerful story of loss, second chances, and first love, reminiscent of Sarah Dessen and John Green. When Oakley Nelson loses her older brother, Lucas, to cancer, she thinks she'll never recover. Between her parents' arguing and the battle she's fighting with depression, she feels nothing inside but a hollow emptiness. When Mom suggests they spend a few months in California with Aunt Jo, Oakley isn't sure a change of scenery will alter anything, but she's willing to give it a try. In California, Oakley discovers a sort of safety and freedom in Aunt Jo's beach house. Once they're settled, Mom hands her a notebook full of letters addressed to her--from Lucas. As Oakley reads one each day, she realizes how much he loved her, and each letter challenges her to be better and to continue to enjoy her life. He wants her to move on. If only it were that easy. But then a surfer named Carson comes into her life, and Oakley is blindsided. He makes her feel again. As she lets him in, she is surprised by how much she cares for him, and that's when things get complicated. How can she fall in love and be happy when Lucas never got the chance to do those very same things? With her brother's dying words as guidance, Oakley knows she must learn to listen and trust again. But will she have to leave the past behind to find happiness in the future?
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ISBN:
9780545912723
9781634500036
9781632204172
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 3.6, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 520L
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Full title love lucas
Author sedgwick chantele
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display_description Grieving for her older brother Lucas, Oakley Nelson agrees to spend a few months with her mother at Aunt Jo's California beach house, where a notebook of letters from Lucas to Oakley challenges her to feel better and enjoy life, but a budding romance reminds her of the chances Lucas will never have.
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series Love Lucas
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters, Dating (Social customs), Dysfunctional families, Family problems -- Fiction, Grief, Letters, Problem families -- Fiction
title_display Love, Lucas
title_full Love, Lucas, Love, Lucas / Chantele Sedgwick, Love, Lucas Sedgwick, Chantele.
title_short Love, Lucas
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topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Dating (Social customs), Dysfunctional families, Family problems, Grief, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Letters, Problem families