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The silver star : a novel

Author: Jeannette Walls
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Scribner hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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Two motherless sisters--Bean and Liz--are shuttled to Virginia, where their Uncle Tinsley lives in the decaying mansion that's been in their family for generations. When school starts in the fall, Bean easily adjusts and makes friends, and Liz becomes increasingly withdrawn. Then something happens to Liz and Bean is left to challenge the injustice of the adult world.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeannette Walls
ISBN: 9781451661507 1451661509 9781451661545 1451661541
OCLC Number: 827848933
Description: 269 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jeannette Walls.

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Two motherless sisters--Bean and Liz--are shuttled to Virginia, where their Uncle Tinsley lives in the decaying mansion that's been in their family for generations. When school starts in the fall, Bean easily adjusts and makes friends, and Liz becomes increasingly withdrawn. Then something happens to Liz and Bean is left to challenge the injustice of the adult world.

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