The Resource Little universes, Heather Demetrios

Little universes, Heather Demetrios

Label
Little universes
Title
Little universes
Statement of responsibility
Heather Demetrios
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Heather Demetrios's Little Universes is a book about the powerful bond between sisters, the kinds of love that never die, and the journey we all must make through the baffling cruelty and unexpected beauty of human life in an incomprehensible universe. One wave: that's all it takes for the rest of Mae and Hannah Winters' lives to change. When a tsunami strikes the island where their parents are vacationing, it soon becomes clear that their mom and dad are never coming home. Forced to move to Boston from sunny California for the rest of their senior year, each girl struggles with secrets their parents' death has brought to light, and with their uncertainty about the future. Instead of bringing them closer, it feels like the wave has torn the sisters apart. Hannah is a secret poet who wants to be seen, but only knows how to hide. The pain pills she stole from her dead father hurl her onto the shores of an addiction she can't shake and a dealer who turns her heart upside down. When it's clear Hannah's drowning, Mae, a budding astronaut suddenly launched into an existential crisis - and unexpected love - must choose between herself and the only family she has left
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10884519
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Demetrios, Heather
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Families
  • Tsunamis
  • Parents
  • Life change events
  • Adoption
  • Substance abuse
  • Sisters
  • Family secrets
  • Young adult fiction
  • Boston (Mass.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Little universes, Heather Demetrios
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
474 pages
Isbn
9781250222794
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Little universes, Heather Demetrios
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
474 pages
Isbn
9781250222794
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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