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Red Thread Sisters by Carol Antoinette Peacock

Red Thread Sisters

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Red Thread Sisters by Carol Antoinette Peacock
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Oct 11, 2012 | ISBN 9780670013869

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"My heart felt bigger after reading this story, somehow truer."
Kathi Appelt, National Book Award Finalist and Newbery Honor winner

"A tender, nuanced novel."
Elizabeth Partridge, National Book Award Finalist and Printz Honor winner

"A heartwarming, un-put-down-able story about the kind of friendship that is more like family."
Courtney Sheinmel, author of SINCERELY and POSITIVELY

“Wen’s journey is perfectly paced as she comes to accept her new life. . . . Heartwarming and joyous.” — School Library Journal

"A moving and engaging experience for readers. A fine addition to both the coming-of-age genre and books sensitively dealing with cross-cultural adoption." — Kirkus Reviews

"Wen’s selflessness and determination are poignant but not overly sentimental, and the story’s harsh truths about children in need are sensitively expressed." — Publishers Weekly

“Beautifully developed. . . . Heartfelt yet never sentimental.” — Booklist

“I have never read a book that displayed the true meaning of friendship in a better way than Red Thread Sisters, and I can’t recommend it highly enough.” — Winter 2012 Kids’ Indie Next List

A 2012 Parents’ Choice Book Award winner — Parents’ Choice Foundation

A Massachusetts Book Award Must-Read Book of 2013 —

A 2013 Notable Book for a Global Society — Children’s Literature & Reading Special Interest Croup of the International Reading Association

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