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Beige

Author: Cecil Castellucci
Publisher: New York : Candlewick Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Now that she's exiled from her home with her mother in Montreal, Canada, Katy figures she'll bury her nose in a book and ignore the fact that she's spending two weeks with her estranged father -- punk name: the Rat -- a recovered addict and drummer for the famously infamous band Suck. Even though Katy doesn't want to be there, even though she feels abandoned by her mom, even though the Rat's place is a mess and he's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Teenage fiction, American
Teen fiction
Young adult works
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cecil Castellucci
ISBN: 9780763642327 0763642320 0763630667 9780763630669
OCLC Number: 251204315
Awards: Commended for Tayshas Reading 2008
Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Fourteen and Up) 2008
Short-listed for Rhode Island Teen Book Award 2009
Description: 307 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Now that she's exiled from her home with her mother in Montreal, Canada, Katy figures she'll bury her nose in a book and ignore the fact that she's spending two weeks with her estranged father --
punk name: the Rat --
a recovered addict and drummer for the famously infamous band Suck. Even though Katy doesn't want to be there, even though she feels abandoned by her mom, even though the Rat's place is a mess and he's not like anything she'd call a father, Katy won't make a fuss. After all, she is a nice girl, a girl who is quiet and polite, a girl who smiles, a girl who is, well, beige. Or is she?
Responsibility: Cecil Castellucci.

Abstract:

Now that she's exiled from her home with her mother in Montreal, Canada, Katy figures she'll bury her nose in a book and ignore the fact that she's spending two weeks with her estranged father -- punk name: the Rat -- a recovered addict and drummer for the famously infamous band Suck. Even though Katy doesn't want to be there, even though she feels abandoned by her mom, even though the Rat's place is a mess and he's not like anything she'd call a father, Katy won't make a fuss. After all, she is a nice girl, a girl who is quiet and polite, a girl who smiles, a girl who is, well, beige. Or is she?

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