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The strange & beautiful sorrows of Ava Lavender

Author: Leslye J Walton
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Born with bird wings, Ava Lavender is well aware that love has long made fools of her family. When pious Nathaniel Sorrows mistakes her bird wings for angel wings, 16-year-old Ava faces the man's growing obsession, which comes to a head with the rain and feathers that fly through the air during a nighttime summer solstice celebration.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Fantasy fiction
Bildungsromans
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leslye J Walton
ISBN: 0763665665 9780763665661
OCLC Number: 864829009
Description: 301 pages : illustration ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Strange and beautiful sorrows of Ava Lavender
Responsibility: Leslye Walton.

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Born with bird wings, Ava Lavender is well aware that love has long made fools of her family. When pious Nathaniel Sorrows mistakes her bird wings for angel wings, 16-year-old Ava faces the man's growing obsession, which comes to a head with the rain and feathers that fly through the air during a nighttime summer solstice celebration.

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A Tale of Fantasy and Sadness

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