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Where Things Come Back (MP3-CD) (John Corey Whaley)

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In the remarkable, bizarre, and heart-rending summer before Cullen Witter’s senior year of high school, everything he thinks he understands about his small and painfully dull Arkansas town vanishes. His cousin overdoses; his town becomes absurdly obsessed with the alleged reappearance of an extinct woodpecker; and most troubling of all, his sensitive, gifted fifteen-year-old brother, Gabriel, suddenly and inexplicably disappears.As Cullen navigates a summer of finding and losing love, holding his fragile family together, and muddling his way into adulthood, a young, disillusioned missionary in Africa searches for meaning wherever he can find it. And when those two stories collide, a surprising and harrowing climax emerges that is tinged with melancholy and regret, comedy and absurdity, and above all, hope.“A disturbing, heartbreaking finale that retains a touch of hope.” — Publishers Weekly, starred reviewWinner of the 2012 Michael L. Printz awardWinner of the 2012 William C. Morris awardA Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2011 selection
Number of Pages: 1620
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Friendship
Format: Mp3_cd
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Age Range: Teen
Author: John Corey Whaley
Language: English
Street Date: October 25, 2016
TCIN: 51560368
UPC: 9781531886066
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-0127
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