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What they always tell us

Author: Martin Wilson
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Sixteen-year-old Alex feels so disconnected from his friends that he starts his junior year at a Tuscaloosa, Alabama, high school by attempting suicide, but soon, a friend of his older brother draws him into cross-country running and a new understanding of himself.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Wilson
ISBN: 9780385735070 0385735073 9780385905008 0385905009 9780385735087 0385735081
OCLC Number: 167492689
Description: 293 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Martin Wilson.

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Sixteen-year-old Alex feels so disconnected from his friends that he starts his junior year at a Tuscaloosa, Alabama, high school by attempting suicide, but soon, a friend of his older brother draws him into cross-country running and a new understanding of himself.

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