Heaven

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Series:
Heaven trilogy volume 1.
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
©1998.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
790L
Description
You never know what's gonna come down -- in Heaven. At fourteen, Marley knows she has Momma's hands and Pops's love for ice cream, that her brother doesn't get on her nerves too much, and that Uncle Jack is a big mystery. But Marley doesn't know all she thinks she does, because she doesn't know the truth. And when the truth comes down with the rain one stormy summer afternoon, it changes everything. It turns Momma and Pops into liars. It makes her brother a stranger and Uncle Jack an even bigger mystery. All of a sudden, Marley doesn't know who she is anymore and can only turn to the family she no longer trusts to find out. Truth often brings change. Sometimes that change is for the good. Sometimes it isn't. Coretta Scott King award-winning author Angela Johnson writes a poignant novel of deception and self-discovery -- about finding the truth and knowing what to do when truth is at hand.
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ISBN:
9780689822292
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.7, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
790L
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series Heaven trilogy
series_with_volume Heaven trilogy|1
subject_facet Adopted children -- Fiction, Adopted children -- Juvenile fiction, Adoption -- Fiction, Adoption -- Juvenile fiction, African American parent and child -- Fiction, African American teenage girls -- Ohio -- Fiction, African American teenagers -- Ohio -- Juvenile fiction, African Americans -- Fiction, African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, American fiction -- African American authors, Birthparents -- Fiction, Coretta Scott King award, Families -- Juvenile fiction, Family relationships -- Fiction, Fourteen-year-old girls -- Ohio -- Fiction, Ohio -- Fiction, Parent and child -- Fiction, Parent and child -- Juvenile fiction, Realistic fiction, Small town life -- Ohio -- Fiction, Teenage fiction, African American
title_display Heaven
title_full Heaven / Angela Johnson
title_short Heaven
topic_facet Adopted children, Adoption, African American authors, African American parent and child, African American teenage girls, African American teenagers, African Americans, American fiction, Birthparents, Coretta Scott King award, Families, Family relationships, Fourteen-year-old girls, Parent and child, Realistic fiction, Small town life, Teenage fiction, African American