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ALL ALONE IN THE UNIVERSE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

In a quiet, introspective novel, Debbie, 13, faces one of the worst things that can happen to the young; she's lost a best friend, Maureen, to a boring, rather unpleasant classmate, Glenna. With carefully observed details and moments, picture-book creator Perkins (Clouds for Dinner, 1997, etc.) shows why Debbie can believe that she'll never have a happy day again. Of course, there are others ... Read full review

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I loved the humor in this story, especially when she decribed things like a ruffled bathiing suit top to accentuate your figure...and then later in the story she mentioned that the neighbors mom didn't need a ruffled top. I felt so lonely for her, but so glad for the lessons she learned.

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This is a great book for any child or young adult who is havi ng a fight with a friend.

Review: All Alone in the Universe

User Review  - Weathervane - Goodreads

A cute book; strange how interesting it is with so little conflict... the somewhat unique voice helps, as do the illustrations. Read full review

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User Review  - Rebecca Prater - Goodreads

Good book for girls but very slow. Read full review

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User Review  - Maria Jawad - Goodreads

i love this story Read full review

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User Review  - Lindi - Goodreads

I really do love this book about how childhood friendships change at that point when the convenience of the relationship gives way to personal choice. Do you remember that point? I think it usually ... Read full review

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User Review  - Gracious Pack - Goodreads

I really liked this one! It appealed to me really well! Read full review

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User Review  - Raina - Goodreads

ALL ALONE IN THE UNIVERSE by Lynne Rae Perkins is a book about two girl best friends named Maureen and Debbie, always being together, never not being with each other. But then someone got in between ... Read full review

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User Review  - Monica Edinger - Goodreads

Enjoyed, but my heart still belongs firstly to AS EASY AS FALLING OFF THE FACE OF THE EARTH. Read full review

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