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A Goth girl with an attitude problem, Elizabeth Davis must learn to control her anger before it destroys her. Emily Delgado appears to be a smart, sweet girl with a normal life, but as depression clutches at her, she struggles to feel normal. Both girls are in Ms. Diaz's English class, where they connect to the words of Emily Dickinson. Both are hovering on the edge of an emotional precipice. One of them will attempt suicide. And with Dickinson's poetry as their guide, both girls must conquertheir personal demons to ever be happy. In an emotionally taut novel that is equal parts literary and commercial, with a richly diverse cast of characters, readers will relish in the poetry of Emily Dickinson and be completely swept up in the turmoil of two girls fighting for their lives.

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Grouped Work ID de562c2a-8bee-c613-7430-4b987c8d4bf5
Full title when reason breaks
Author rodriguez cindy l
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-19 23:33:41PM
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subject_facet Emotional problems -- Fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Goth culture (Subculture) -- Fiction, High schools -- Fiction, Hispanic Americans -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Suicide -- Fiction
title_display When reason breaks
title_full When Reason Breaks, When reason breaks / Cindy L. Rodriguez
title_short When reason breaks
topic_facet Emotional problems, Family problems, Goth culture (Subculture), High schools, Hispanic Americans, Romance, Schools, Suicide, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature