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Random House Children's Books, Sep 1, 1995 - 182 pages
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Slim's father, a chrismatic actor, is dying of AIDS. She joins a support group or family members who live with people who have AIDS and meets Isaiah, who believes their parents can be cured by the Miracle Man, north of Los Angeles.

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Nice story. Read full review

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User Review  - Jill - Goodreads

Apparently I read this as a teenager, as I mentioned it in a diary entry. Made me cry so it must be good, but I can't say I remember it! Read full review


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About the author (1995)

Theresa Nelson has written six other books for young readers, and at least six as-of-yet-unproduced screenplays. Four of her novels have been cited as Best Books of the Year by "School Library Journal: The 25[ Miracle, And One for All, The Beggar's Ride, " and "Earthshine, " a "Boston Globe-Horn Book" Honor Book.

She lives in Sherman Oaks, California, and is married to actor Kevin Cooney. They are the parents of three grown sons.

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