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The discovery of flight : a novel

Author: Susan Glickman
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Inanna Publications and Education Inc., [2018] ©2018
Series: Young feminist series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sixteen-year-old Libby is disabled by cerebral palsy. She writes a fantasy novel called The Discovery of Flight as a present for her sister Sophie's thirteenth birthday, in which Libby takes the form of a hawk telepathically linked to a girl who resembles Sophie. Interwoven with Libby's novel is Sophie's diary, in which she discusses the deteriorating condition of her older sister.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Domestic fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Glickman, Susan, 1953-, author.
Discovery of flight./
Toronto : Inanna Publications, 2018.
(CaOONL)20189015365
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Glickman
ISBN: 1771335130 9781771335133
OCLC Number: 1012346933
Description: 181 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Young feminist series.
Responsibility: Susan Glickman.

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Sixteen-year-old Libby is disabled by cerebral palsy. She writes a fantasy novel called The Discovery of Flight as a present for her sister Sophie's thirteenth birthday, in which Libby takes the form of a hawk telepathically linked to a girl who resembles Sophie. Interwoven with Libby's novel is Sophie's diary, in which she discusses the deteriorating condition of her older sister.

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