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Summer Bird Blue

Author: Akemi Dawn Bowman
Publisher: New York : Simon Pulse, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First Simon Pulse hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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Rumi Seto plans to spend her life writing music with her younger sister, Lea. When Lea dies in a car accident, her mother sends Rumi to live with her aunt in Hawaii while she deals with her own grief. Struggling with the loss of her sister, abandoned by her mother, and without music in her life, Rumi turns to the friendship of a teenage surfer named Kai, and an eighty-year-old named George Watanabe. And Rumi is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Young adult
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Akemi Dawn Bowman
ISBN: 9781481487757 1481487752
OCLC Number: 1047654414
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)
Target Audience: 12 up.
Description: 373 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Akemi Dawn Bowman.

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Rumi Seto plans to spend her life writing music with her younger sister, Lea. When Lea dies in a car accident, her mother sends Rumi to live with her aunt in Hawaii while she deals with her own grief. Struggling with the loss of her sister, abandoned by her mother, and without music in her life, Rumi turns to the friendship of a teenage surfer named Kai, and an eighty-year-old named George Watanabe. And Rumi is determined to write the song she and Lea never had the chance to finish. -- adapted from jacket.

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