Is That You, Miss Blue?

Product Number: EB00136202
Released: Dec 17, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781480455498
Publisher: Open Road Media
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Description

A teenager whose parents have separated tries to adapt to life at a boarding school and make a fresh start in a strange new placeAfter her mother runs off with her much-younger boyfriend, fourteen-year-old Flanders is shipped off to a boarding school in Virginia. On the train, she meets Carolyn Cardmaker, a preacher's daughter who will become her best friend. She also meets Ernestine Blue.Miss Blue is Flanders's faculty advisor at the Charles School, where each residence hall is named after a Charles Dickens novel. But Miss Blue's strict disciplinarian persona may be concealing a tragic past. As Flanders adjusts to life at school-which includes a deaf roommate and a terrifying blind date-she discovers surprising things about Miss Blue...?nd herself.A coming-of-age novel that transcends the ordinary in its perceptive, empathetic depiction of Flanders and the people in her life, Is That You, Miss Blue? takes us into a world where not everyone can be taken at face value-and where strangers can become unexpected friends.This ebook features an illustrated personal history of M. E. Kerr including rare images from the author's collection.

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Author(s): M.E. Kerr
Original Publish Date: Dec 17, 2013

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