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The age of miracles

Author: Karen Thompson Walker
Publisher: London : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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One seemingly ordinary Saturday morning in a California suburb, Julia and her parents wake to discover that the rotation of the Earth has suddenly begun to slow. What effect would this have on the world? Or the birds in the sky, the whales in the sea, the astronauts in space, and on a young girl, who is already coping with the normal disasters of everyday. Includes reader's guide with discussion questions and author  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Thompson Walker
ISBN: 9780857207258 0857207253
OCLC Number: 847518462
Notes: Originally published : 2012.
Target Audience: Secondary.
Description: 387 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Karen Thompson Walker.

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What if our 24-hour day grew longer, first in minutes, then in hours until day becomes night and night becomes day?  Read more...

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''Miracles' indeed. Karen Thompson Walker's debut novel is a stunner from the first page--an end-of-the-world, coming-of-age tale of quiet majesty. I loved this novel and can't wait to see what this Read more...

 
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