Box girl

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Gwen's mother left years ago. Now Gwen receives postcards with a French postmark promising a reunion. Every night, Gwen makes a box out of the cards and chants a spell that will take her to her mother. Meanwhile, she befriends Clara, a new girl in her class. How can Gwen invite Clara home for dinner with her dad and Leon, her dad's boyfriend? This sensitive portrayal of a controversial subject shows the meaning of true friendship.
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full_title box girl
author withrow sarah
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publishDate 2001, 2002
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subject_facet Friendship -- Fiction, Homosexuality -- Fiction, Mothers. -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
title_display Box girl
title_full Box girl / Sarah Withrow, Box girl / by Sarah Withrow
title_short Box girl
topic_facet Fiction, Friendship, Homosexuality, Mothers, Schools