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The beginner's guide to living

Author: Lia Hills
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Struggling to cope with his mother's sudden death and growing feelings of isolation from his father and brother, seventeen-year-old Will turns to philosophy for answers to life's biggest questions, while finding some solace in a new love.
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Genre/Form: Young adult works
Realistic fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lia Hills
ISBN: 9780374306595 0374306591
OCLC Number: 391337858
Description: 221 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Lia Hills.

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Struggling to cope with his mother's sudden death and growing feelings of isolation from his father and brother, seventeen-year-old Will turns to philosophy for answers to life's biggest questions, while finding some solace in a new love.

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Excellent book examining the worth of life

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-04-15) Excellent Permalink

Ellis is devastated after his mother's death. He begins to question the worth of his life and why some people live while others die. As he searches for answers, he finds love and something that he will live or die for... I love this book! Will's search for the worth of life and the reason for his...
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