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Strange & beautiful sorrows of Ava Lavender

Author: Leslye J Walton; Pier Gustafson
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2015 ©2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Born with bird wings, Ava Lavender is well aware that love has long made fools of her family. When pious Nathaniel Sorrows mistakes her bird wings for angel wings, 16-year-old Ava faces the man's growing obsession, which comes to a head with the rain and feathers that fly through the air during a nighttime summer solstice celebration.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Young adult fiction,
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leslye J Walton; Pier Gustafson
ISBN: 0763680273 9780763680275
OCLC Number: 900594490
Notes: Family tree illustration by Pier Gustafson.
Description: 301 pages : illustration ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Strange and beautiful sorrows of Ava Lavender
Responsibility: Leslye Walton.

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Born with bird wings, Ava Lavender is well aware that love has long made fools of her family. When pious Nathaniel Sorrows mistakes her bird wings for angel wings, 16-year-old Ava faces the man's growing obsession, which comes to a head with the rain and feathers that fly through the air during a nighttime summer solstice celebration.

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