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Touching snow

Author: M Sindy Felin
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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After her stepfather is arrested for child abuse, thirteen-year-old Karina's home life improves but while the severity of her older sister's injuries and the urging of her younger sister, their uncle, and a friend tempt her to testify against him, her mother and other well-meaning adults pursuade her to claim responsibility.
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Genre/Form: Young adult works
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Felin, M. Sindy.
Touching snow.
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2007
(OCoLC)608471078
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: M Sindy Felin
ISBN: 9781416917953 1416917950 1428746854 9781428746855
OCLC Number: 70129011
Awards: Commended for National Book Awards (Young People's Lit.) 2007
Commended for Americas Award for Children & Young Adult Literature (Children/Young Adult) 2008
Commended for Tayshas Reading 2009
Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Fourteen and Up) 2008
Short-listed for Edgar Allan Poe Awards (Young Adult) 2008
Description: 234 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: M. Sindy Felin.
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After her stepfather is arrested for child abuse, thirteen-year-old Karina's home life improves but while the severity of her older sister's injuries and the urging of her younger sister, their uncle, and a friend tempt her to testify against him, her mother and other well-meaning adults pursuade her to claim responsibility.

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