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Alice Bliss : a novel

Author: Laura Harrington
Publisher: [New York] : Viking Adult, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Alice Bliss learns that her father is being deployed to Iraq, she's heartbroken. Alice idolizes her father, loves working beside him in their garden, accompanying him on the occasional roofing job, playing baseball. When he ships out, Alice is faced with finding a way to fill the emptiness he has left behind. Matt will miss seeing his daughter blossom from a tomboy into a full-blown teenager. Alice will learn  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Harrington, Laura, 1953-
Alice Bliss.
[New York] : Viking Adult, 2011
(OCoLC)747346034
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Harrington
ISBN: 9781101515297 1101515295 9781101505892 1101505893
OCLC Number: 748371383
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Laura Harrington.
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When Alice Bliss learns that her father is being deployed to Iraq, she's heartbroken. Alice idolizes her father, loves working beside him in their garden, accompanying him on the occasional roofing job, playing baseball. When he ships out, Alice is faced with finding a way to fill the emptiness he has left behind. Matt will miss seeing his daughter blossom from a tomboy into a full-blown teenager. Alice will learn to drive, join the track team, go to her first dance, and fall in love, all while trying to be strong for her mother, Angie, and take care of her precocious little sister, Ellie.

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