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The last leaves falling

Author: Sarah Benwell
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First US edition 2015View all editions and formats
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Japanese teenager, Sora, is diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease). Lonely and isolated, Sora turns to the ancient wisdom of the samurai for guidance and comfort. But he also finds hope in the present; through the Internet he finds friends that see him, not just his illness. This is a story of friendship and acceptance, and testing strength in an uncertain future.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Benwell
ISBN: 9781481430654 1481430653 9781481430661 1481430661
OCLC Number: 962406829
Target Audience: Secondary
Description: 359 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Sarah Benwell.

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Japanese teenager, Sora, is diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease). Lonely and isolated, Sora turns to the ancient wisdom of the samurai for guidance and comfort. But he also finds hope in the present; through the Internet he finds friends that see him, not just his illness. This is a story of friendship and acceptance, and testing strength in an uncertain future.

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