Sasha, a foster child after her brother dies, longs to leave her small mining town. But life improves as Sasha meets newfound cousins—including troubled, nine-year-old Mikey—and discovers the power of poetry.
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ISBN: 9780399165030 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Putnam’s Page Count: 352 Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" Lexile: Level: 740L Awards & Honors: VOYA’s Pure Poetry 2016
ALA Notable Books for Children Nominee -Summer 2016, Fiction
YALSA 2017 Best Fiction for Young Adults
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