The Other Shepards

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Hyperion Book CH, Sep 15, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 224 pages
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"A mesmerizing novel about healing and emotional survival. Geneva Shepard and her older sister, eighth-grader Holland, have lived their lives in the shadow of a memory -- that of their three siblings who were tragically killed in a car accident twenty years earlier .... Then one day an artist appears to paint a mural in their home. Part therapist, part friend, part angel, Annie transforms their lives and allows the girls to begin a much-needed healing process after years of perceived secondary importance to their parents. This is a stunning, quietly moving novel that shows the far-reaching aftermath of tragedy in one family's lives ....

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User Review  - Chelsea - Goodreads

This book is really good. It's very ironic at the ending. Read full review

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User Review  - Beth/Sr. Elizabeth - Goodreads

I liked the book better once the girls stopped being passive and took action! Read full review

Contents

one geneva
1
two annie
28
four louis Kttlebird
53
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Adele Griffin is a two-time National Book Award finalist and the highly acclaimed author of numerous books for young adult and middle-grade readers. Her works include "Sons of Liberty" and "Where I Want to Be", as well as the popular Witch Twins and Vampire Island series. She lives with her husband, their two children, and their dog in Brooklyn.

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