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I hadn't meant to tell you this

Author: Jacqueline Woodson
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 2014, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Marie is black, wealthy, and popular. Lena is white and poor. The two girls have almost nothing in common--except one very important thing. Both have lost their mothers. As the two are drawn to each other through their shared pain, Marie learns that Lena has a terrible secret. Marie wants to help, but is it better to keep Lena's secret or tell it?
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Woodson
ISBN: 9780142417041 0142417041
OCLC Number: 1041779196
Notes: Originally published: New York : Doubleday, 1994.
Includes an interview with the author, a sample of Brown girl dreaming and a sample of Lena, a companion to I hadn't meant to tell you this.
Awards: Coretta Scott King Award honor book.
Description: 114, 14, 8, 8 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: I had not meant to tell you this
Responsibility: Jacqueline Woodson.

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Marie is black, wealthy, and popular. Lena is white and poor. The two girls have almost nothing in common--except one very important thing. Both have lost their mothers. As the two are drawn to each other through their shared pain, Marie learns that Lena has a terrible secret. Marie wants to help, but is it better to keep Lena's secret or tell it?

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