Shining On: 11 Star Authors' Illuminating Storiesby Lois Lowry
In this thoughtful and engaging collection, 11 acclaimed authors explore the highs and lows of growing up and shining on in the face of obstacles. A parent's departure, a sister's illness, a cheerleader's breakup, a family's secrets . . . these stories sensitively capture the challenges—and triumphs—of finding the way to a bright tomorrow.
Featuring powerful stories by Lois Lowry, Meg Rosoff, Meg Cabot, Melvin Burgess, Sue Limb, and more. . . .
A portion of the money generated from the sale of this book will benefit CureSearch National Childhood Cancer Foundation and Children's Oncology Group, partners in the search for a cure for childhood cancer.
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- Random House Children's Books
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- 2 MB
- Age Range:
- 12 Years
Meet the Author
An uncontested master of children’s literature and a two-time Newbery Award winner, Lois Lowry is renowned for her ability to interweave difficult topics with approachable narratives, which she does expertly in Number the Stars and the Giver quartet. She has also written several lighthearted books, including the Anastasia and Sam Krupnik series.
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I love lois lowry and this is a great book, but has some southern words that were hard to understand at times
Im at the fourth result.Rehersing