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The Resource Love Is the Higher Law

Love Is the Higher Law

Label
Love Is the Higher Law
Title
Love Is the Higher Law
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Subject
Summary
Bestselling author David Levithan (Every Day; Boy Meets Boy; Will Grayson, Will Grayson with John Green) treats the tragic events of September 11th with care and compassion in this novel of loss and grief, but also of hope and redemption. First there is a Before, and then there is an After. . . . The lives of three teens—Claire, Jasper, and Peter—are altered forever on September 11, 2001. Claire, a high school junior, has to get to her younger brother in his classroom. Jasper, a college sophomore from Brooklyn, wakes to his parents’ frantic calls from Korea, wondering if he’s okay. Peter, a classmate of Claire’s, has to make his way back to school as everything happens around him. Here are three teens whose intertwining lives are reshaped by this catastrophic event. As each gets to know the other, their moments become wound around each other’s in a way that leads to new understandings, new friendships, and new levels of awareness for the world around them and the people close by. David Levithan has written a novel of loss and grief, but also one of hope and redemption aAs histhe characters slowly learn to move forward in their lives, despite being changed forever, one rule remains: love is indeed the higher law. A MARGARET A. EDWARDS AWARD WINNER
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Levithan, David
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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YOUNG ADULT FICTION/Historical/United States/21st Century, YOUNG ADULT FICTION/Social Themes/Emotions & Feelings, YOUNG ADULT FICTION/Social Themes/Violence
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Love Is the Higher Law
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Publication
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BAKER_TAYLOR:0009178119
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780375893605
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Love Is the Higher Law
Publication
Control code
BAKER_TAYLOR:0009178119
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780375893605
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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