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All the ugly and wonderful things : a novel, Bryn Greenwood

Label
All the ugly and wonderful things : a novel
Title
All the ugly and wonderful things
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Bryn Greenwood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"As the daughter of a drug dealer, Wavy knows not to trust people, not even her own parents. It's safer to keep her mouth shut and stay out of sight. Struggling to raise her little brother, Donal, eight-year-old Wavy is the only responsible adult around. Obsessed with the constellations, she finds peace in the starry night sky above the fields behind her house, until one night her star gazing causes an accident. After witnessing his motorcycle wreck, she forms an unusual friendship with one of her father's thugs, Kellen, a tattooed ex-con with a heart of gold. By the time Wavy is a teenager, her relationship with Kellen is the only tender thing in a brutal world of addicts and debauchery. When tragedy rips Wavy's family apart, a well-meaning aunt steps in, and what is beautiful to Wavy looks ugly under the scrutiny of the outside world. Kellen may not be innocent, but he is the fixed point in Wavy and Donal's chaotic universe. Instead of playing it safe, Wavy has to learn to fight for Kellen, for her brother, and for herself"--
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Provided by publisher
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Greenwood, Bryn
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3607.R4695
LC item number
A45 2016eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Children of drug addicts
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Motorcyclists
  • Children
  • Bildungsromans
  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Bildungsromans
  • Children
  • Children of drug addicts
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Motorcyclists
  • FICTION / Literary
  • Fiction
  • Literature
Label
All the ugly and wonderful things : a novel, Bryn Greenwood
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Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466885806
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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f513b5b8-6172-4fab-a1ae-041acd3ad88f
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)954573888
  • ocn954573888
Label
All the ugly and wonderful things : a novel, Bryn Greenwood
Link
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466885806
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f513b5b8-6172-4fab-a1ae-041acd3ad88f
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)954573888
  • ocn954573888
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