Tru confessions

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H. Holt,
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1st ed.
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IL: MG - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 3
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Twelve-year-old Tru wants two things more than anything else in the world - to find a cure for her twin brother, Eddie, who is developmentally delayed, and to create her own television show. So the day Tru learns about a teen video competition on the local cable network, she knows that this is her change to make both of her dreams come true. But the more she gets involved in the making of her video documentary about Eddie, the more Tru begins to understand his special needs and the complexity of her relationship with him. Eddie seems like a burden from time to time, but he just may be the most important person in Tru's life.Written in the form of a computer diary, this refreshingly humorous novel, narrated by a sassy heroine,s sensitively portrays the struggles and triumph of living with a sibling with special needs.
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Grouped Work ID 7e6c4ab0-b94a-55dd-641c-75a64c94c0d8
Grouping Title tru confessions
Grouping Author tashjian janet
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-30 04:47:04AM
Last Indexed 2019-07-23 04:51:36AM

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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Computers -- Fiction, Diaries -- Fiction, People with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction, People with mental disabilities -- Juvenile fiction, Twins -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Tru confessions
title_full Tru confessions / Janet Tashjian
title_short Tru confessions
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Computers, Diaries, People with disabilities, People with mental disabilities, Twins