The life all around me by Ellen Foster

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full_title life all around me
author gibbons kaye
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author Kaye Gibbons
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display_description This sequel to Ellen Foster stands on its own as an unforgettable portrait of a redoubtable adolescent making herself up out of whole cloth. Now fifteen, Ellen is settled into a permanent home with a new mother. Strengthened by adversity and blessed with enough intelligence to design a salvation for herself, she still feels ill at ease in the world. Her sole surviving ritual - a visit to the county fair - takes on totemic importance. While she holds fast to the shreds of her childhood-humoring her best friend, Stuart, who is determined to marry her; and protecting her old neighbor, slow-witted Starletta - she negotiates her way into a larger world by selling her poetry to pay her way to a camp for gifted students.
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publishDate 2005, 2006
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Bildungsromans, Domestic fiction, Foster home care -- Fiction, North Carolina -- Fiction, Poetry -- Authorship -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- Fiction
title_display The life all around me by Ellen Foster
title_full The Life All Around Me By Ellen Foster, The life all around me by Ellen Foster / Kaye Gibbons, The life all around me by Ellen Foster [sound recording] / by Kaye Gibbons
title_short The life all around me by Ellen Foster
topic_facet Audiobooks, Authorship, Fiction, Foster home care, Literature, Poetry, Teenage girls