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Caleb and Kit - by Beth Vrabel (Hardcover)

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From award-winning author Beth Vrabel comes a powerfully moving story about a magical friendship, coping with disability, and the pains of growing up and growing apart.Twelve-year-old Caleb is shorter, frailer, and more protected than most kids his age. That's because he has cystic fibrosis, a diagnosis meaning lungs that fill with mucus and a shortened lifespan. Caleb tries not to let his disorder define him, but it can be hard with an overprotective mom and a perfect big brother. Then Caleb meets Kit--a vibrant, independent, and free girl--and his world changes instantly. Kit reads Caleb's palm and tells him they are destined to become friends. She calls birds down from the sky and turns every day into an adventure. Her magic is contagious, making Caleb question the rules and order in his life. But being Kit's friend means embracing deception and danger, and soon Caleb will have to decide if his friendship with Kit is really what's best for him--or her.
Number of Pages: 256.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Friendship
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Running Pr Book Pub
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Beth Vrabel
Language: English
Street Date: September 12, 2017
TCIN: 52197830
UPC: 9780762462230
Item Number (DPCI): 248-43-0662

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