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Tell the wolves I'm home

Author: Carol Rifka Brunt
Publisher: London : Pan, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is 1987, and only one person has ever truly understood fourteen-year-old June Elbus -- her uncle, the renowned painter Finn Weiss. Shy at school and distant from her older sister, June can only be herself in Finn's company; he is her godfather, confidant, and best friend. So when he dies, far too young, of a mysterious illness her mother can barely speak about, June's world is turned upside down. But Finn's death  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Romance fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Rifka Brunt
ISBN: 9781447202141 1447202147
OCLC Number: 815365626
Notes: Originally published: New York: Dial; London: Macmillan, 2012.
Awards: Long-listed for Waverton Good Read Award 2014 (UK)
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Carol Rifka Brunt.

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My sister Greta and I were having our portrait painted by our Uncle Finn that afternoon because he knew he was dying . . .  Read more...

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"Tell the Wolves I'm Home" was named one of the "Wall Street Journal"'s Top 10 Novels of 2012, one of Oprah.com's Best Books of 2012, one of "Kirkus Reviews"' top 100 books of the year, and one of Read more...

 
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