Last Night I Sang to the Monster

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Original Publish Date: Sep 01, 2009
Product Number: EB00652755
Released: Mar 11, 2016
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ISBN: #9781933693798
Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press
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Kirkus Reviews>Booklist>Publishers Weekly> "Saenz weaves together [18-year-old] Zach's past, present, and changing disposition toward his future with stylistic grace and emotional insight. This is a powerful and edifying look into both a tortured psyche and the methods by which it can be healed."—School Library Journal>I have it in my head that when we're born, God writes things down on our hearts. See, on some people's hearts he writes Happy and on some people's hearts he writes Sad and on some people's hearts he writes Crazy on some people's hearts he writes Genius and on some people's hearts he writes Angry and on some people's hearts he writes Winner and on some people's hearts he writes Loser.>It's all like a game to him. Him. God. And it's all pretty much random. He takes out his pen and starts writing on our blank hearts. When it came to my turn, he wrote. I don't like God very much. Apparently he doesn't like me very much either. Sad>Benjamin Alire Saenz is a prolific novelist, poet, and author of children's books. Sammy and Juliana in Hollywood>, his first novel for young adults, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and a Young Adult Library Services Association Top Ten Books for Young Adults pick in 2005.>

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Narrator(s): MacLeod Andrews
Product Number BN0218
Released: Sep 20, 2011
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Publisher: Brilliance Audio
ISBN: #9781455824243