Carry the Sky

Product Number: EB00658385
Released: Mar 16, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781942436119
Publisher: Forest Avenue Press
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Kate Gray takes an unblinking look at bullying in her debut novel, Carry the Sky. It's 1983 at an elite Delaware boarding school. Taylor Alta, the new rowing coach, arrives reeling from the death of the woman she loved. Physics teacher Jack Song, the only Asian American on campus, struggles with his personal code of honor when he gets too close to a student. These two young, lonely teachers narrate the story of a strange and brilliant thirteen-year-old boy who draws atomic mushroom clouds on his notebook, pings through the corridors like a pinball, and develops a crush on an older girl with secrets of her own. Carry the Sky sings a brave and honest anthem about what it means to be different in a world of uniformity.

Author(s): Kate Gray, Jeb Sharp
Original Publish Date: Sep 01, 2014

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