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Saving Francesca

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Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta
Paperback
May 09, 2006 | 256 Pages
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  • Paperback $8.99

    May 09, 2006 | 256 Pages | Young Adult

  • Ebook $7.99

    Dec 18, 2007 | 256 Pages | Young Adult

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Praise

“Sparkling dialogue and engaging characters…Francesca’s messy, credible array of emotions and problems will keep readers absorbed to the last, satisfying line.”–Kirkus Reviews, Starred

“A rich exploration of maturation, identity, family, and friendship.” —The Bulletin, Starred

“Readers will applaud the realistic complexity in the relationships here, the genuine love between the characters, as well as Francesca’s ultimate decision to save herself.”–Publishers Weekly, Starred

“Teens will relate to this tender novel and will take to heart its solid messages and realistic treatment of a very real problem.”–School Library Journal, Starred

Awards

ALA Best Books for Young Adults WINNER 2005

Kentucky Bluegrass Master List WINNER 2006

Texas TAYSHAS High School Reading List WINNER 2005

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