Daring to be Abigail: A Novel

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Puffin Books, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 128 pages
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In order to prove her bravery, Abigail accepts the dares from her camp bunkmates. No one has to know that she's really a coward. But what should she do when the dares turn cruel? "Vail exposes the complicated life of an 11-year-old by freshly capturing the pain, awkwardness, and downright bewilderment of that age...."Tender, powerful, and Afull of? lighthearted moments." -- Publishers Weekly , starred review

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I wrote my 6th grade book report on this book i loved it so much. Read full review


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Rachel Vail, born on July 25, 1966 in Manhattan. She is an author of children's and young adult books. She grew up in New Rochelle, New York, and is a graduate of Georgetown University. Her debut novel Wonder won an Editor's Choice award from Booklist in 1991, and in 1992 her second novel, Do-Over, won that award also. She has authored several series which include Friendship Ring, Mama Rex and T, If We Kiss, and Avery Sisters Trilogy.

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