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My father's words

Author: Patricia MacLachlan
Publisher: New York, NY : Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Declan O'Brien always had a gentle word to share, odd phrases he liked to repeat, and songs to sing while he played basketball. His favorite song was Dona Nobis Pacem, 'Grant Us Peace.' His family loved him deeply and always knew they were loved in return. but a terrible accident one day changes their lives forever, and Fiona and Finn O'Brien are left without a father. Their mother is at a loss. What words are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Juvenile works
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia MacLachlan
ISBN: 9780062687692 0062687697
OCLC Number: 1037894948
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.
Description: 135 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Patricia MacLachlan.

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Beloved Newbery Medalist MacLachlan crafts a moving novel in her trademark spare and poignant prose about two children who find comfort working at a rescue shelter for dogs as they search for ways to  Read more...

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