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Because of the Sun

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Because of the Sun by Jenny Torres Sanchez
Jan 03, 2017 | 272 Pages
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    Jan 03, 2017 | 272 Pages | Young Adult

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    Jan 03, 2017 | 272 Pages | Young Adult

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“Sanchez expertly conjures the eerie sense of being a stranger in one’s own life.” —Michael L. Printz Honor Winner JENNY HUBBARD

“[An] emotional, beautiful novel about loss and forgiveness, love and hate.” —LAUREN GIBALDI, author of Autofocus

“The author’s dreamlike language is at once beautiful and brutal. This lyrical coming-of-age story effectively explores the complicated nature of love and grief.” —Kirkus Reviews

“Explores tragic loss and the human ability to overcome it.” —SLJ

“A beautiful and moving tale that accurately captures the complications and dysfunctions of different families and examines how to slowly rise above the past and create a future.” —Booklist

“Strange and stunning. You’ve never read anything like this.” —JESSICA MARTINEZ, author of Kiss Kill Vanish


Florida Book Award WINNER 2017

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