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Luna

Author: Julie Anne Peters
Publisher: London : Little, Brown Book Group 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Regan has always been there for her transgender brother, Liam, sacrificing her needs for his, but when he announces that he is ready to transition into Luna permanently, Regan is not sure she can handle the consequences. Told from Regan's point of view in the present and in flashback, this novel breaks new ground in Young Adult literature with a sensitive and poignant portrayal of a young man's determination to live  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Anne Peters
ISBN: 9780316011273 0316011274
OCLC Number: 974148617
Awards: Winner of Colorado Book Award (Young Adult Literature) 2005
Short-listed for Green Mountain Book Award 2007
Description: 256 pages ; 216 x 135 mm
Responsibility: Julie Anne Peters.

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A thoughtful novel about a brilliant, determined, transgendered teenager. A National Book Award Finalist.  Read more...

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Peters writes her characters with care and complecity. Regan's clumsy new romance and Luna's coming out to a lifelong friends who's in love with Liam shiver with tenuousness, but find hope * KIRKUS Read more...

 
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