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Me, the missing, and the dead

Author: Jenny Valentine
Publisher: New York : HarperTeen, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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When a series of chance events leaves him in possession of an urn with ashes, sixteen-year-old Londoner, Lucas Swain, becomes convinced that its occupant, Violet Park, is communicating with him, initiating a voyage of self-discovery that forces him to finally confront the events surrounding his father's sudden disappearance.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jenny Valentine
ISBN: 9780060850685 006085068X 9780060850692 0060850698
OCLC Number: 124537423
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain in 2007 under the title: Finding Violet Park.
Awards: William C. Morris YA Debut Finalists, 2009.
Description: 201 pages ; 19 cm
Other Titles: Finding Violet Park
Responsibility: Jenny Valentine.

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When a series of chance events leaves him in possession of an urn with ashes, sixteen-year-old Londoner, Lucas Swain, becomes convinced that its occupant, Violet Park, is communicating with him, initiating a voyage of self-discovery that forces him to finally confront the events surrounding his father's sudden disappearance.

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A nice addition to any older kids library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-11-06) Good Permalink

     Funny, mysterious, obsurd.  This Brit novel is about a boy who finds an urn with ashes in it from a woman named Violet.  This middle and high school novel should interest male and female readers.

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