The Waters & the Wild

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Harper Collins, Jun 2, 2009 - Young Adult Fiction - 128 pages
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When Bee woke up, there was a girl standing in her room. "You are me," the girl said. Then she was gone.

I am a thirteen-year-old double Gemini. I get bad grades, write poetry with my left hand, dance in my room, surf the net. I Google images of the tattoos my mom won't let me get. . . .

But my world belongs to someone else. Someone who lives below the concrete of Los Angeles, someone with wild eyes and twigs in her hair.

And I think she wants her life back.

 

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User Review  - DeweyEver - LibraryThing

Bee has never felt like she belongs in Los Angeles, and the doppelganger she keeps seeing only gives more credence to her fears. Her friends Haze and Sarah don't belong either--Haze is convinced he's ... Read full review

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User Review  - AnnaMoody - LibraryThing

This novel had interesting ideas that could be relatable to a young adult reader. The idea of an identity crisis between the main character and her friends was the central topic. As a early childhood ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
3
Section 3
14
Section 4
20
Section 5
25
Section 6
36
Section 7
40
Section 8
48
Section 11
72
Section 12
78
Section 13
79
Section 14
84
Section 15
103
Section 16
106
Section 17
119
Section 18
120

Section 9
60
Section 10
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About the author (2009)

Francesca Lia Block, winner of the prestigious Margaret A. Edwards Award, is the author of many acclaimed and bestselling books, including Weetzie Bat; the book collections Dangerous Angels: The Weetzie Bat Books and Roses and Bones: Myths, Tales, and Secrets; the illustrated novella House of Dolls; the vampire romance novel Pretty Dead; and the gothic werewolf novel The Frenzy. Her work is published around the world.

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