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Paper covers rock

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IL: MG+ - BL: 5.7 - AR Pts: 7
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920L
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Michael L. Printz Honor Award-winning author of And We Stay  Jenny Hubbard's powerful debut novel.   "One of the best young adult books I've read in years."--PAT CONROY   " Paper Covers Rock is dazzling in its intensity and intelligence, spell-binding in its terrible beauty." --KATHI APPELT, author of the Newbery Honor Book The Underneath   Sixteen-year-old Alex has just begun his junior year at a boys' boarding school when he fails to save a friend from drowning in a river on campus. Afraid to reveal the whole truth, Alex and Glenn, who was also involved, decide to lie. But the boys weren't the only ones at the river that day . . . and they soon learn that every decision has a consequence.   A William C. Morris Debut Award Finalist A Booklist Editors' Choice A Horn Book Fanfare A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year A Publishers Weekly Flying Start Author A Booklist Top 10 First Novel for Youth An ABC Top 10 New Voices Selection   * "The poignant first-person narration is a deftly woven mixture of confessional entries, class assignments, poems, and letters. . . . [A] tense dictation of secrets, lies, manipulation , and the ambiguity of honor." -- The Horn Book Magazine , Starred   * "In the tradition of John Knowles's A Separate Peace . . . . A powerful, ambitious debut ." -- Publishers Weekly , Starred   * "Those who are looking for something to ponder will enjoy this compelling read." --School Library Journal , Starred   * "This novel introduces Hubbard as a bright light to watch on the YA literary scene." -- Booklist , Starred
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9780375899423
9780375989544
9780385740555
9781464021657
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5.7, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
920L
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Grouping Title paper covers rock
Grouping Author hubbard jenny
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-21 23:35:05PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-20 23:27:38PM

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author Jenny Hubbard
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display_description In 1982 Buncombe County, North Carolina, sixteen-year-old Alex Stromm writes of the aftermath of the accidental drowning of a friend, as his English teacher reaches out to him while he and a fellow boarding school student try to cover things up.
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subject_facet Boarding schools -- Fiction, Conduct of life -- Fiction, Death -- Fiction, Downloadable audio books, North Carolina -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
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