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All the ugly and wonderful things  Cover Image Book Book

All the ugly and wonderful things / Bryn Greenwood.

Greenwood, Bryn. (Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250153968
  • Physical Description: 408 pages, 14 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martins Press, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes reading group guide.
Summary, etc.:
"As the daughter of a drug dealer, Wavy knows not to trust people, not even her own parents. It's safer to keep her mouth shut and stay out of sight. Struggling to raise her little brother, Donal, eight-year-old Wavy is the only responsible adult around. Obsessed with the constellations, she finds peace in the starry night sky above the fields behind her house, until one night her star gazing causes an accident. After witnessing his motorcycle wreck, she forms an unusual friendship with one of her father's thugs, Kellen, a tattooed ex-con with a heart of gold. By the time Wavy is a teenager, her relationship with Kellen is the only tender thing in a brutal world of addicts and debauchery. When tragedy rips Wavy's family apart, a well-meaning aunt steps in, and what is beautiful to Wavy looks ugly under the scrutiny of the outside world. Kellen may not be innocent, but he is the fixed point in Wavy and Donal's chaotic universe. Instead of playing it safe, Wavy has to learn to fight for Kellen, for her brother, and for herself"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Children of drug addicts > Fiction.

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Camden County Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Camden County Library District - Osage Beach FIC GREENWOOD (Text) 31320003849580 Adult Fiction Checked out 06/02/2022


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