Olive's ocean

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Scholastic, 2004 - Family life - 217 pages
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On a summer visit to her grandmother's cottage by the ocean, twelve-year-old Martha gains perspective on the death of a classmate, on her relationship with her grandmother, on her feelings for an older boy, and on her plans to be a writer.

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Review: Olive's Ocean

User Review  - Liz - Goodreads

This book was alright. I wished the author had written a lot more interaction between Godbee and Martha. This book is very similar to a later book by Kevin Henkes Junoia. Young girl on a beach for ... Read full review

Review: Olive's Ocean

User Review  - Shelley Daugherty - Goodreads

When Martha receives a visit from Olive's mother, she is shocked. Olive was never a girl Martha was really friends with, and now Olive is dead. Yet she left behind a note in her journal saying that ... Read full review

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