The Girl with More Than One Heart
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Price
£12.99

Format
Hardcover with Jacket

Age Range
8-12 Years

Publishing Date
17/04/2018

Pages
240 pages

Height
210mm

Width
140mm

Rights
World/All

ISBN
9781419728822

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The Girl with More Than One Heart


When Briana's father dies of a heart attack, she feels a new heart grow inside her body. Through this heart, her father's voice speaks to her. It guides Briana through her grief as well as her new, not-so-normal life at home.

When her mother's own grief becomes debilitating, Briana feels like she's solely responsible for her autistic little brother, Aaron. As she begins to spend much of her time and energy caring for Aaron, she begins to wonder: did his special needs hurt her father's very fragile heart? The voice of Briana's 'new heart' helps her to navigate the messy uncertainties, as she balances her first feelings of romance, making new friends, and following her dream of writing for the school newspaper. And as Briana finds strength and knowledge in herself, she's finally able to let go of her new heart and rely solely on her own.

About the Author(s)
Laura Geringer Bass

Laura Geringer Bass was the publisher of Laura Geringer Books, an imprint at HarperCollins, for over twenty years. She is the author of Sign of the Qin and the Myth Men series. She lives in New York City.

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