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Shining On: 11 Star Authors' Illuminating Stories

Publisher: Random House Children's Books
BISAC/Subject: YAF057000, YAF011000, YAF005000
ISBN: 9780307497857, Related ISBNs: 0307497852, 0385734727, 0385904703, 9780307497857, 9780385734721
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 176,
Audience: Young adult
Synopsis: In this thoughtful and engaging collection, 11 acclaimed authors explore the highs and lows of growing up and shining on in the face of obstacles. A parent's departure, a sister's illness, a cheerleader's breakup, a family's secrets . . . these stories sensitively capture the challenges—and triumphs—of finding the way to a bright tomorrow.Featuring powerful stories by Lois Lowry, Meg Rosoff, Meg Cabot, Melvin Burgess, Sue Limb, and more. . . .A portion of the money generated from the sale of this book will benefit CureSearch National Childhood Cancer Foundation and Children's Oncology Group, partners in the search for a cure for childhood cancer.
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